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United Kingdom's Guide to Classical Music, Opera and Dance

September 2014
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Bachtrack Guide to the BBC Proms 2014

BBC Proms

Royal Albert Hall © Marcus Ginns
For the latest reviews from the BBC Proms and to find out not only what's coming up but also our editor's picks, read our Guide to the BBC Proms which is updated every day.

Musical opportunities in North-East England

The musical life of North-East England is incredibly rich and varied, but it is also home to thriving music education services, with a strong commitment to bringing music to children of all backgrounds and abilities. 

Dartington Summer School

This article introduces two summer schools which have been hugely enjoyable and beneficial to me as a baroque violinist while I was a student: Dartington International Summer School and ‘Music in Venice’.

Baroque Month

August is Baroque Month here at Bachtrack as we explore Baroque repertoire and those who perform it.
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Piatti Open Rehearsal

Ravel: String Quartet in F major
Piatti Quartet

Piatti Presents Keyboard Collaboration

Ravel, Szymanowski, Mendelssohn, Dvořák
Piatti Quartet; Clare Hammond

Henry Wood Lectures: The Trench Cello

Organ Recital

Meyerbeer, Rossini, Liszt
Peter Holder, Organ

Ensemble Perpetuo

Nielsen, Tavener, Ravel
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Lammermuir Festival: Steven Osborne plays Messiaen

Steven Osborne stuns a Lammermuir audience with Messiaen's Messianic contemplations.
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Life-affirming Beethoven with the CBSO

A life affirming Beethoven 6th and a muscular 7th launch Andris Nelsons' final season at the helm of the CBSO.
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Lars Vogt's radiant conducting debut

Lars Vogt came blazing into his new job as Music Director of Royal Northern Sinfonia, creating an instant impression with his luxuriously expressive Beethoven and Brahms.
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La Traviata at the Grand Theatre, Leeds

Opera North's La Traviata at the Grand Theatre, Leeds, makes an excellent start to Opera North's new season.
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A stylish trip to the Barber

Elder led a performance that twinkled with Rossinian wit, while Serena Malfi left you clamouring for a swift return to Bow Street.
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