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George London Foundation presents a heartening show of young opera talent – Feb 18, 2017

The George London Foundation, the brainchild of the great Canadian-American bass-baritone, …

Honeck, Barnatan and Philharmonic serve up exceptional Mahler, Beethoven – Feb 16, 2017

There’s little need for any introductions: conductor Manfred Honeck is in …

Adès premiere, new “Norma” and “Tosca” productions in Met’s 2017-18 season – Feb 15, 2017

The Metropolitan Opera will open their 2017–18 season with the star …

Corpus Christi Church offers a pleasurable liturgical mix – Feb 13, 2017

Corpus Christi Church in Morningside Heights is the main host for …

New York Philharmonic eyes a gradual baton handoff in transitional 2017-18 season – Feb 08, 2017

For the 2017–18 season, the New York Philharmonic is going to …

Critic’s Choice – Feb 08, 2017

Before a performance starts at Spectrum, proprietor Glenn Cornett likes to …

Estonian Philharmonic Chamber Choir makes all things whole with Arvo Pärt – Feb 02, 2017

Sacred Music in a Sacred Space is a concert series that …

At Philip Glass’s 80th birthday party, audience gift is his joyous Symphony No. 11 – Feb 01, 2017

Philip Glass turned 80 on Tuesday, and to celebrate, the composer, …

Barenboim, Staatskapelle close historic Bruckner cycle with a moving Ninth – Jan 30, 2017

And now it has come to the end.

On Sunday afternoon …

With birthday bash on tap, Philip Glass talks about reaching 80 years and 11 symphonies – Jan 28, 2017

For Philip Glass, the birthday present came early.

Wednesday morning, Carnegie …