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Simon Rattle and the string-players of the London Symphony performed Richard Strauss' last major work which is scored for ten violins, five cellos, five violas, and three double basses
4 hours ago |
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William Christie and his Paris-based ensemble Les Arts Florissants performed pieces from Monteverdi's final work
2 days ago |
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The Russian pianist explores the legacy of Chopin with pieces by Mompou, Schumann, Grieg, Samuel Barber, Tchaikovsky, and Rachmaninov, followed in the second half by Chopin's second piano sonata
2 days ago |
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German violinist Christian Tetzlaff accompanied on the piano by Lars Vogt performed Brahms's three violin sonatas
7 days ago |
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This double bill of Italian opera pairs 'Cavalleria Rusticana' and 'Pagliacci' which have a natural compatibility
9 days ago |
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Uncertainty over appropriate etiquette relating to applause and toilet breaks also deters public from attending performances of Carmen, La Boheme and The Barber of Seville
10 days ago |
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Vadim Gluzman on violin, Johannes Moser on cello and Yevgeny Sudbin dedicate their performance of Tchaikovsky's Piano Trio in A minor to the late Russian baritone Dmitri Hvorostovsky
17 days ago |
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Rossini's rarely-staged opera is both an obvious choice and a risky one for David Alden, but three soloists lift the score to stratospheric heights
21 days ago |
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Anne Page puts the Royal Festival Hall's refurbished organ to the test with Bach's teasing, unfinished work
21 days ago |
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The opera 'Marnie' from composer Nico Muhly, with a libretto by Nicholas Wright, is based on the novel by Winston Graham
24 days ago |
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