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Domingo provides a steady flame in the Met’s late-sparking “Luisa Miller” – Apr 03, 2018

Monday’s performance of Verdi’s Luisa Miller at the Metropolitan Opera began …

Orchestra shines brightest in Bayerische Staatsoper’s mixed “Rosenkavalier” – Mar 30, 2018

There were moments of vocal brilliance in Thursday’s concert performance of …

Critic’s Choice – Mar 27, 2018

Ready for an only-in-New-York new music doubleheader?  It’s happening Thursday, and …

Contralto Amereau lifts American Classical Orchestra with Brahms’ “Alto Rhapsody” – Mar 25, 2018

What a difference an intermission makes.

In the first half of …

Chamber Music Society, Miró Quartet party like it’s 1825 – Mar 19, 2018

Sunday in Alice Tully Hall, the Chamber Music Society of Lincoln …

Critic’s Choice – Mar 15, 2018

First the avant-garde dug it. Then film directors borrowed it, and …

Bernstein’s “A Quiet Place” earns loud applause in Curtis Opera Theatre performance – Mar 14, 2018

There were a few early exits, but Leonard Bernstein’s star-crossed opera …

Mutter’s memorable Bach towers in Carnegie recital – Mar 05, 2018

It isn’t easy sharing the bill with a monument of Western …

Uchida’s Schubert contains multitudes at Carnegie Hall – Mar 03, 2018

Just when you think you have Mitsuko Uchida figured out, she …

A ragged Philharmonic outing under van Zweden in Brahms, Prokofiev – Mar 01, 2018

Things got off to an unfortunate start for the New York …