Archive for 2018

Salonen, Philharmonic close season with multimedia wrap party – Jun 09, 2018

It was all hands on deck, plus eighteen feet on the …

Death becomes cryptic venue in premiere of “The Rose Elf” – Jun 07, 2018

The classical music presenter Unison Media, under the slogan “Death of …

Friends join Harlem Chamber Players for a tenth anniversary vocal feast – Jun 02, 2018

The Harlem Chamber Players held their 10th Anniversary concert Friday night …

Wuorinen’s dreary music puts passion on ice in NYCO’s “Brokeback Mountain” premiere – Jun 01, 2018

Brokeback Mountain, the opera, has finally come home. Originally commissioned by …

Music at the extreme edge of sound, speech and theater – May 31, 2018

Music is a language, and so commonly understood as such that …

Spiritual journeys and operatic thrills mark Thea Musgrave’s 90th birthday – May 28, 2018

The shortest piece on Sunday’s program by the New York Virtuoso …

Bychkov and Philharmonic find Berio’s humor, Strauss’s majesty – May 25, 2018

Following up on last week’s masterful Shostakovich, Semyon Bychkov has stayed …

June 17 – May 24, 2018

Orchestra of St. Luke’s Chamber Music Festival
Brahms: Scherzo from Sonatensatz …

Bezuidenhout displays rare artistry and insight with Freiburg Baroque Orchestra – May 20, 2018

For many listeners, the greatest pleasure in historically informed performance is …

Gražinytè-Tyla makes outstanding showing with MET Orchestra – May 19, 2018

Friday’s news brought a reminder that the Metropolitan Opera has been …