Author Archive

Gardiner and colleagues open Monteverdi cycle with an enthralling “L’Orfeo” – Oct 19, 2017

The first opera, which was not preserved, was probably written in …

Music from the North with Andsnes, Paavo Järvi and Philharmonic – Oct 13, 2017

Is geography destiny? Does proximity make for greater understanding?

The classical …

Pierre Boulez illuminated in time and space at the Park Avenue Armory – Oct 07, 2017

Entering the Wade Thompson Drill Hall at the Park Avenue Armory …

Philharmonic jettisons ambitious Geffen Hall renovation – Oct 05, 2017

Perhaps the most highly anticipated challenge to Jaap van Zweden’s tenure …

Dinnerstein brings a personal touch to Glass concerto premiere – Sep 29, 2017

Miller Theatre has an ongoing concert series dating back years that …

Inspired cast gives Met’s beloved “Magic Flute” a glorious revival – Sep 28, 2017

Graham Greene once divided his books into two categories: Serious novels …

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 …

October 22 – Sep 22, 2017

Steven Beck, pianist
Beethoven: 32 Variations in C minor, WoO 80…

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 …