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Gilbert, Philharmonic at their finest in Mahler, Auerbach premiere – Mar 02, 2017

Alan Gilbert is back in town to lead the New York …

Young pianist needs seasoning, Orchestra of the Swan loses some feathers in U.S. debut – Feb 27, 2017

The little Orchestra of the Swan came into Weill Recital Hall …

Welser-Möst enlivens musical cliches with Vienna Philharmonic – Feb 25, 2017

Music is essentially a set of clichés. Ideas are only new …

AXIOM closes its season with world-class performances – Feb 24, 2017

The program booklet for Thursday night’s concert from AXIOM, at the …

March 23 – Feb 23, 2017

Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center
Prokofiev: Sonata in C Major …

Critic’s Choice – Feb 22, 2017

In the last dozen years of his life, Leoš Janáček, who …

New York Festival of Song serves up an American banquet – Feb 22, 2017

Dollar for dollar, a ticket to the New York Festival of …

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 …