Author Archive

Van Zweden opens Philharmonic season with new Glass, intense Mahler – Sep 23, 2017

Jaap van Zweden’s full-time position as music director of the New …

September 26 – Sep 22, 2017

Metropolitan Opera
Offenbach: Les Contes d’Hoffman
Vittorio Grigolo, Erin Morley, Oksana …

Immersive “Blank Out” to kick off season for Park Avenue Armory – Sep 20, 2017

Filling up an entire block of Park Avenue between 66th and …

Safety first with Da Capo Chamber Players’ underwhelming evening of new music – Sep 19, 2017

When we’re young, we know everything.

That was the impression left …

Diamonds shine amid the roughness at Time’s Arrow Festival – Sep 14, 2017

Igor Stravinsky said of Anton Webern, “Doomed to total failure in …

September 22 – Aug 21, 2017

New York Philharmonic
Jaap van Zweden, conductor
Katia and Marielle Labèque, …

Fischer and supreme cast deliver essential Mozart with “Don Giovanni” – Aug 18, 2017

Don Giovanni is a ubiquitous part of opera seasons worldwide, and …

JL Adams achieves a timeless simplicity in new work for JACK Quartet – Aug 04, 2017

One of the most fruitful current collaborations in classical music is …

Plugged in from the start, Morton Subotnick performs a classic and world premiere at Lincoln Center Festival – Jul 21, 2017

Morton Subotnick makes music with a laptop computer and a modular …

Petr Kotik marks 75th birthday with friends and their music – Jun 22, 2017

Petr Kotik sat on the stage at (le) poisson rouge Wednesday …