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Britten Sinfonia/Adès: Beethoven Symphony Cycle

Britten Sinfonia’s Beethoven Symphony Cycle, conducted by Thomas Adès, concludes with Beethoven’s mighty ‘choral’ symphony and Gerald Barry’s feverish The Eternal Recurrence.

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Benjamin Grosvenor with the Doric Quartet

Benjamin Grosvenor and the Doric Quartet complete their pocket-sized Chopin concerto cycle, and join forces in Dvořák's expressive Piano Quintet.

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Il Pomo d’Oro with Joyce DiDonato: Handel's Agrippina

Agrippina is a woman on a mission: the stakes are love, death, and supreme power. Joyce DiDonato stars in Handel’s first operatic masterpiece.

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Il Pomo d’Oro/Edgar Moreau

Our Il Pomo d’Oro focus ends in a blaze of 18th-century celebration: exuberant Baroque and Classical cello concertos framed by orchestral music bursting with pageantry, invention and joy.

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Murray Perahia in recital

We regret to announce that unfortunately Murray Perahia has had to withdraw from his recital on 3 June 2019 due to ill health, so this concert is cancelled.

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Britten Sinfonia/Opera Rara: Donizetti’s Il Paria

A rare chance to hear Il Paria, one of Donizetti’s most innovative and daring scores, conducted by Sir Mark Elder with Britten Sinfonia in collaboration with Opera Rara.

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Collegium Vocale Gent: Bach's B minor Mass

There’s no mightier spiritual or artistic challenge than Bach’s transcendent Mass setting – and few modern performers are better equipped to tackle it than Philippe Herreweghe’s pioneering ensemble.

The Cunning Little Vixen

LSO/Rattle/Janáček: The Cunning Little Vixen

Janáček’s life-affirming tale of love, death and the timeless cycle of nature is the latest of Sir Simon Rattle and Peter Sellars’s acclaimed operatic concert stagings.

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Academy of Ancient Music: Mozart’s Le nozze di Figaro

An irresistible blend of musical wit and social satire, Figaro is Mozart’s operatic masterpiece. AAM and a cast of Europe’s brightest young artists breathe vibrant new life into this classic opera.