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Spektral Quartet brings a strong, modernist wind from Chicago – Apr 22, 2017

The Windy City is known for high buildings and broad shoulders, …

Critic’s Choice – Apr 12, 2017

Pomerium at The Cloisters seems as venerable a New York tradition …

NY Choral Society gives MacMillan’s “St. Luke Passion” a strong local premiere – Apr 09, 2017

The account of Christ’s suffering and death in the Gospel According …

Chamber Music Society avoids the usual suspects in wide-ranging wind program – Apr 08, 2017

The Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center threw caution to the …

Pianist Cahill throws a centennial party for Lou Harrison – Apr 07, 2017

The late composer Lou Harrison had a lot of friends, and …

Presentation leaves Brooklyn audience in the dark but Clyne’s music provides illumination – Mar 30, 2017

 As she tells it, composer Anna Clyne once made an exchange …

Critic’s Choice – Mar 29, 2017

If you like your Mitsuko Uchida straight up, you could attend …

Chamber Music Society travels light and heavy in Prokofiev, Lyapunov   – Mar 24, 2017

Although the composing careers of Sergei Prokofiev and Sergei Mikhaylovich Lyapunov …

Salonen’s new Cello Concerto a mixed bag of cool from Ma, Philharmonic – Mar 16, 2017

Two major musical planets aligned Wednesday night in David Geffen Hall, …

Critic’s Choice – Mar 15, 2017

Those fortunate enough to hear the Boston Symphony Orchestra’s performance of …