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LEBRECHT LISTENS | Ligeti Floats Like Butterflies With Danish National Vocal Ensemble

By Norman Lebrecht on March 18, 2022

Ligeti and Kodaly get an exemplary liftoff from the Danish National Vocal Ensemble, opening up uncharted worlds of imagination.
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LEBRECHT LISTENS | Nash Ensemble Acquires A Taste For Birtwistle

By Norman Lebrecht on March 11, 2022

Into every musical life, a little Birtwistle must fall.
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LEBRECHT LISTENS | Rarities From The Fringes Of String Quartet Consciousness

By Norman Lebrecht on March 4, 2022

Quartet Berlin-Tokyo offer works by composers lost in the political mists of Eastern Europe, delivering a profound resonance amidst the horrors of Russia’s latest outrage in Ukraine.
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LEBRECHT LISTENS | New Releases From Joyce DiDonato & Asmik Grigorian You Should Hear

By Norman Lebrecht on February 25, 2022

Two new releases by opera singers Joyce DiDonato and Asmik Grigorian showcase their superb talent.
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LEBRECHT LISTENS | Bacewicz Invites Us Into A Safe Space

By Norman Lebrecht on February 18, 2022

This is art not so much as escapism, but as transcendence. Bacewicz invites us into a safe space.
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LEBRECHT LISTENS | Scriabin Is Still The Living Heart Of Russian Pianism

By Norman Lebrecht on February 11, 2022

Young Russian virtuoso Andrey Gugnin invests in an album of Mazurkas, a Polish national dish that demonstrates Scriabin’s attachment to Chopin.
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NORMAN LEBRECHT | It’s Time For Germany To Get Over Their Issues With Hans Werner Henze

By Norman Lebrecht on February 4, 2022

It’s about time Germans got to grips with their greatest modern composer.
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LEBRECHT LISTENS | Russian Minimalism With A Vengeance

By Norman Lebrecht on January 28, 2022

If you want to know where Russian music is heading right now, the music of Nastasia Khrushcheva is a brilliant, battered gateway.
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LEBRECHT LISTENS | January Is The Month We All Start Listening To Clarinet Music

By Norman Lebrecht on January 21, 2022

January is the month when we all stop drinking, go vegan, return to the office, and listen to clarinet music.
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LEBRECHT LISTENS | Weinberg Is A Light In the Darkness

By Norman Lebrecht on January 14, 2022

At the turn of the century, there was hardly any Weinberg to be found on record; two decades on, there is so much Weinberg about it is hard to advise a new listener where to begin.
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