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  • Explore our shop for Christmas ideas

    Explore our shop for Christmas ideas

    Explore our shop for Christmas ideas

    Head over to the SDG shop to browse our perfect gifts for music lovers this Christmas, with exclusive deals over the festive period

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  • Cantatas of the Week

    Cantatas of the Week

    Cantatas of the Week

    We're now streaming Bach's two cantatas for the first Sunday in Advent, BWV 61 & BWV 62 - listen now.

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  • New release out now

    New release out now

    New release out now

    We're very excited about the latest release on our SDG record label: Handel’s dramatic opera-oratorio Semele, recorded live at London’s Alexandra Palace Theatre - buy the physical CD now

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  • New podcast series by John Eliot Gardiner

    New podcast series by John Eliot Gardiner

    New podcast series by John Eliot Gardiner

    We're delighted to share a new podcast series, 'Monteverdi and his constellation', presented by John Eliot Gardiner. Listen to all eight episodes in the series now.

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  • Gardiner and the ORR on Beethoven's Symphonies

    Gardiner and the ORR on Beethoven's Symphonies

    Gardiner and the ORR on Beethoven's Symphonies

    All nine films in our Beethoven Symphonies Series are now available to watch now

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News

John Eliot Gardiner on Radio 3’s ‘Composer of the Week’

John Eliot Gardiner explores Beethoven's nine symphonies as part of Radio 3's 'Composer of the Week' series

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Gardiner conducts Brahms, Mendelssohn and Beethoven in Paris

John Eliot Gardiner stepped-in at short notice to conduct the Radio France Philharmonic Orchestra

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MCO perform first public concerts in 7 months

The Monteverdi Choir and English Baroque Soloists return to the European performing stage for their first concerts since March

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Podcast series launch

John Eliot Gardiner presents a new eight-part series of podcasts on Monteverdi and his contemporaries

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Latest release out now

We are excited to announce the digital release of our live recording of Handel's Semele at the Alexandra Palace Theatre - available to buy from our shop now

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MCO launch new film series on the Beethoven Symphonies

We're delighted to share our new nine-part series in which Gardiner and the ORR explore these incredible works as we rehearsed for this project.

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Catch up on our latest digital content

Our Monteverdi Trilogy performances are all available to watch for free on YouTube, along with plenty more digital content from our three world-class ensembles.

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This weekend: watch our final Monteverdi Trilogy broadcast and listen to a new ‘Cantata of the Week’

The final broadcast of our Monteverdi Trilogy, L'incoronazione di Poppea, is available to watch on Friday from 7pm (UK time) on YouTube and we also showcase a new weekly cantata from Sunday morning at 10am.

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Cantata of the Week: A Cantata Pilgrimage 20th Anniversary Retrospective

We celebrate the 20th anniversary of our famous Bach Cantata Pilgrimage with Cantata of the Week - a weekly free stream of a cantata chosen by John Eliot Gardiner.

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BWV 61 & 62 ‘Nun komm, der Heiden Heiland’ I & II

Sun 29 Nov, 10.00am
J.S. Bach - BWV 61 & 62, Full cantata streams, Online

Bach St John Passion - Versailles

Sun 28 Mar, 3.00pm
Opéra Royal, Palace of Versailles, Versailles, France

Bach St John Passion - Luxembourg

Mon 29 Mar, 8.00pm
Luxembourg Philharmonie, Luxembourg, Luxembourg

Bach St John Passion - Amsterdam

Wed 31 Mar, 8.15pm
Concertgebouw, Amsterdam, Netherlands

Bach St John Passion - Barbican

Fri 2 Apr, 3.00pm
The Barbican, London, UK

Bach St John Passion - Naples

Tue 6 Apr, 8.00pm
Teatro di San Carlo, Naples, Italy


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