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    Five memorable classical performances from 2017

    Martha Argerich
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    Martha Argerich

    Martha Argerich, Prokofiev’s Piano Concerto No. 3, with the Orchestra dell’Accademia Nazionale di Santa Cecilia, presented by Celebrity Series of Boston

    Boston Symphony Orchestra, Wagner’s “Das Rheingold

    Odyssey Opera, Tchaikovsky’s “Maid of Orléans


    A Far Cry, The Blue Hour

    Wuilly Arteaga, violinist performing classical repertoire and the Venezuelan national anthem on the streets of Caracas, heard in private video recordings and on YouTube

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