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Eckardt’s music shows a master’s touch at final Ear Heart concert – May 20, 2015

Tuesday night at Roulette was the final event of the Ear Heart…

NYNME wraps season with a Hyla tribute and Rosenblum premiere – May 19, 2015

Western classical composers have always adapted the vernacular music of their day;…

With wine and song, The Colonials bring a new paradigm to new music – May 13, 2015

What’s the point of intermission? Carved out of the arbitrary protocols of…

NY Phil’s “Contact!” program shows vitality of new Italian composers – May 12, 2015

Four pieces of music from as many different composers are nowhere near…

Older works sound most like new in Chamber Music Society’s contemporary program – May 08, 2015

The term “New Music” comes with an implicit, clear promise: that the…

Craft and virtuosity spotlighted in the fascinating music of Gheorghe Costinescu – May 06, 2015

The composer Gheorghe Costinescu is part of a story of music in…

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…

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