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Concert Reviews: 19 October 2016

On Wednesday 19 October 2016, Osmo Vänskä led the London Philharmonic Orchestra in a performance of Sibelius's Symphony No. 1 and Karelia Suite, alongside Britten's Violin Concerto with soloist Simone Lamsma.

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Concert Reviews: 15 October 2016

On Saturday 15 October 2016, the London Philharmonic Orchestra’s Principal Conductor and Artistic Advisor Vladimir Jurowski led the Orchestra in a performance of Henze's Symphony No. 7, as well as Symphonies of Wind Instruments (1947 version) and Variations (Aldous Huxley in Memoriam) by Stravinsky, and Zimmermann's Violin Concerto with soloist Thomas Zehetmair. 

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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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