Author Archive

September 28 – Sep 24, 2016

Karen Bentley Pollick, violinist/violist
7 p.m. Spectrum

Metropolitan Opera
Puccini: La …

Miller celebrates Steve Reich at 80 with “Variations” – Sep 16, 2016

Variation form is easily the most common tool in a composer’s …

Miranda Cuckson champions Michael Hersch at Spectrum – Sep 08, 2016

Wednesday night at Spectrum was the opening concert in a three-day …

Worlds collide and a quiet gem stands out at Here and Now Festival – Sep 01, 2016

There’s a variety show going on at Bargemusic over the Labor …

September 24 – Aug 24, 2016

Jose Menor, pianist
7 p.m. Spectrum

New York Philharmonic
Alan Gilbert, …

Jacobs and a deep cast make eloquent case for “Idomeneo” at Mostly Mozart – Aug 19, 2016

Comparing the merits of Mozart’s operas is as endlessly involving and …

A Reich string feast and a farewell at Lincoln Center – Jul 20, 2016

The upcoming 2016–2017 classical music season in New York is full …

Chamber Music Society opens summer series in high style – Jul 07, 2016

The first heat wave of the year ushered in the opening …

Shpachenko program illuminates composers’ edifice complex – Jun 25, 2016

Pianist Nadia Shpachenko returned to New York Friday night for a …

Momenta makes Nørgard quartets a rewarding journey – Jun 18, 2016

At 84 years old, Danish composer Per Nørgard is only now …