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Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra: Schubert's Grosse Symphonie
The Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra will play Franz Schubert’s Symphony no. 9, which was ahead of its time. The nickname 'Great' reflects the grandeur of this beloved masterpiece.
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A piano duo is always something special, even for the Master Pianists series. But there’s something even more exceptional: any piano duo with Martha Argerich, joined this evening by pianist Stephen Kovacevich.
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The Concertgebouw’s famous Main Hall is one of the best concert halls in the world, well-known for its exceptional acoustics and special atmosphere.
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The renowned National Philharmonic Orchestra of Russia (NPR) will make its debut in The Concertgebouw. Their programme includes Shostakovich’s Ninth Symphony, Rachmaninov’s Symphonic Dances and the Dutch premiere of the Concert-Suite for cello, soprano and symphony orchestra by the young composer Konstantin Boyarsky.
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Conductor Sir John Eliot Gardiner will lead the Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra in both the Violin Concerto by Robert Schumann and Johannes Brahms’s Symphony no. 3. This concert will mark the Concertgebouw Orchestra debut of the phenomenal Russian violinist Alina Ibragimova.
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Conductor Sir John Eliot Gardiner will lead the Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra in both the Violin Concerto by Robert Schumann and Johannes Brahms’s Symphony no. 3. This concert will mark the Concertgebouw Orchestra debut of the phenomenal Russian violinist Alina Ibragimova.
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The Amsterdams Gemengd Koor, a mixed (gemengd) choir with a long history, will sing Mozart’s Mass in C Major, also known as the Coronation Mass, his Ave Verum and other works including Mendelssohn’s secular setting of Goethe's Die Erste Walpurgisnacht (‘The First Walpurgis Night’).
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It’s become an annual tradition: Bach’s St. Matthew Passion performed by The Bach Choir and Orchestra of the Netherlands. Pieter Jan Leusink will conduct the ensembles and soloists in an impassioned performance of van Bach’s masterful oratorio.
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