Author Archive

May 29 – May 26, 2016

Rite of Summer Parker Quartet 1 p.m. Colonel’s Row/Governors Island

New York …

JACK Quartet launches NY Phil Biennial with edgy brilliance – May 24, 2016

JACK Quartet performed Monday night at 92Y.

“We are all going in …

Ekmeles conjures practical magic with Lang and Gervasoni – May 22, 2016

Bernhard Lang’s “Hermetica V – Fremde Sprachen” was performed by Ekmeles Saturday …

Levine leads MET Orchestra in a moving, valedictory “Pathetique” – May 20, 2016

James Levine conducted the MET Orchestra Thursday night at Carnegie Hall.

During …

Darmstadt Institute goes back to the future, brilliantly – May 12, 2016

Stockhausen’s “Mikrophonie I” was performed by the Talea Ensemble Wednesday night at …

Bronfman stokes a Russian storm in Prokofiev’s “War” sonatas – May 08, 2016

Yefim Bronfman performed Prokofiev’s “War” sonatas Saturday night at Carnegie Hall.

Prokofiev’s …

Rzewski is celebrated with theatricality and bravura at Bargemusic – May 07, 2016

Music of Fred Rzewski was performed by the composer and colleagues Friday …

Despite uneven music, Terezin program makes affecting impact – May 06, 2016

The Defiant Requiem Foundation presented music by Terezin composers Thursday night at …

May 26 – Apr 27, 2016

The Twelfth Annual Notable Occasion Jeremy Denk, pianist Ensemble ACJW Barók: Contrasts …

Critic’s Choice – Apr 26, 2016

Photo: Lisa-Marie Mazzucco

Call it the consolation of the classics: the fundamental …