Classical

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Ekaterina Semenchuk review: She was riveting

The Russian mezzo-soprano Ekaterina Semenchuk performed a Russian repertoire by composers known collectively as the the Mighty Handful to an audience who clamoured for more

 

 

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Mitsuko Uchida review

Mitsuko Uchida performs music by Mozart and Schumann, as part of the Southbank Centre’s International Piano Series, featuring the world’s greatest pianists

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Philip Glass at 80 review: His impact is non-negotiable

To celebrate the minimalist composer Philip Glass’s 80th birthday, the Barbican’s Total Immersion Day culminated in the UK premiere of his ‘Double Concerto for Two Pianos and Orchestra’, performed by the Labèque sisters and the BBC Symphony Orchestra