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Cuckson, Sorey and friends wrap Look and Listen Festival with enlightening program – May 04, 2015

The 14th annual Look and Listen Festival concluded Sunday at the Whitebox…

Met’s superb “Rake’s Progress” touches the mind and heart – May 02, 2015

It would be hard to believe if it weren’t printed there in…

Kalish finds fascinating common ground with Ives and Janacek – May 01, 2015

A little more than a year after Gilbert Kalish played an astounding…

Mutter, Tilson Thomas and New World Symphony unforgettable on one of Carnegie’s great nights – Apr 29, 2015

Tuesday night was a great night of music at Carnegie Hall.
The…

May 5 – Apr 28, 2015

Metropolitan Opera
Mascagni: Cavalleria Rusticana
Leoncavallo: Pagliacci
Marcelo Álvarez, Patricia Racette, Eva-Maria…

Critic’s Choice – Apr 28, 2015

While Monteverdi’s L’Orfeo is not the de facto first opera, in history…

Met’s second-cast “Merry Widow” by no means second best – Apr 25, 2015

The word “grand” gets tossed around so much in regard to opera,…

Clyne’s intimate music lost in translation at Miller Theatre – Apr 24, 2015

Anna Clyne is one of the most interesting of the current group…

Critic’s Choice – Apr 22, 2015

What two hands cannot grasp, four hands can.
Bargemusic hosts a number…

Sierra premiere fares best amid shaky ASO performances – Apr 20, 2015

The thematic program that music director Leon Botstein put together for Sunday…

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