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Trifonov’s Schumann soars while Gergiev’s Schubert sinks with Met Orchestra – May 19, 2019

A vigorous and compelling performance of Schumann’s Piano Concerto by soloist …

Kissin brings glowing colors, demonic energy to Horowitzian program  – May 17, 2019

Like an energy-saving light bulb that takes a few minutes to …

A wide-ranging night of African-American music served up with fire and feeling by the Harry T. Burleigh Society – May 09, 2019

To most classical music fans, the name Harry T. Burleigh is …

Huggett and colleagues charm with music of the French Baroque – May 06, 2019

It’s hard to miss with the French High Baroque. If you …

Uchida takes Carnegie audience along on an intimate Schubert journey – May 05, 2019

To say that pianist Mitsuko Uchida gave a memorable performance of …

Montclair Orchestra shines brightest in Haydn, Bizet – Apr 29, 2019

The Montclair Orchestra rose above a rocky outing with Berlioz’s Les …

A pair of tragic symphonies with varied results from Bychkov, Philharmonic – Apr 25, 2019

At Wednesday’s concert of the New York Philharmonic, sober reflection and …

Critic’s Choice – Apr 17, 2019

The relative lull of a holiday week turns the spotlight to …

Affecting “Bound” probes dissonances of second-generation Americans – Apr 16, 2019

One day in 2012, TV viewers in Houston watched as Diane …

CMS celebrates George Crumb, from early works to a world premiere – Apr 15, 2019

As of Sunday’s world premiere of his new percussion quintet, it’s …

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