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Concert Reviews: 12 October 2016

On Wednesday 12 October 2016, the London Philharmonic Orchestra’s Principal Conductor and Artistic Advisor Vladimir Jurowski led the Orchestra in a performance of Mozarts 24th Piano Concerto with soloist Lucas Debargue, as well as Haydn's Overture to The Apothecary and Mahler's Symphony No. 4 with soprano Sofia Fomina.

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Concert Reviews: 8 October 2016

On Saturday 8 October, Thomas Søndergård led the London Philharmonic Orchestra in a performance of Sibelius's King Kristian II Suite, Panufnik's Violin Concerto with soloist Sergej Krylov, and Shostakovich's Symphony No. 5.

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Concert Reviews: 23 September 2016

On Friday 23 September, the London Philharmonic Orchestra’s Principal Conductor and Artistic Advisor Vladimir Jurowski led the Orchestra in a performance of Szymanowski's Violin Concertos Nos. 1 and 2 with soloist Nicola Benedetti, as well as Debussy's Prélude à l'après-midi d'un faune and Bartók's The Miraculous Mandarin Suite. 


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Glyndebourne 2016: A Midsummer Night's Dream reviews

A Midsummer Night's Dream

The final production of the 2016 Glyndebourne festival is Britten’s fantastical A Midsummer Night’s Dream, continuing this year's jam-packed Shakespeare400 celebrations (ends 28 August).

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LPO at the BBC Proms: 25 July 2016

Prom 14

On Monday 25 July we returned to the BBC Proms for this year’s Glyndebourne prom, which featured a semi-staged production of Rossini’s The Barber of Seville, conducted by Enrique Mazzola.

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Glyndebourne 2016: Béatrice et Bénédict reviews

Béatrice et Bénédict

Continuing this year’s Shakespeare400 celebrations, Berlioz’s Béatrice et Bénédict, a take on Much Ado About Nothing, is brought to Glyndebourne this summer (ends 27 August). You can catch it on cinema screens around the UK on 9 August.

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LPO at the BBC Proms: 24 July 2016

Vladimir Jurowski

This year’s LPO BBC Prom saw the world premiere of Magnus Lindberg’s Two Episodes, followed by a performance of Beethoven’s masterful 9th Symphony.

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