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Chamber Music Society offers a Rautavaara premiere and memorable Messiaen – Apr 12, 2014

The Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center presented a wide range …

Dudamel, Wang and LA Phil team up for rich and sumptuous Romantic program – Mar 18, 2014

Gustavo Dudamel and the Los Angeles Philharmonic alongside piano phenom Yuja …

Kissin charts the Romantic era’s dawn and twilight with equal mastery – Mar 11, 2014

Pianist Evgeny Kissin is known for his vibrant and technically flawless …

Perahia channels his inner Beethoven to a surprising degree at Avery Fisher – Mar 10, 2014

Sunday in Avery Fisher Hall Murray Perahia presented a solo recital …

Biondi and Europa Galante explore Vivaldi’s titled works – Feb 12, 2014

In all of Antonio Vivaldiā€™s massive output, there are a mere …

Boreyko draws out a precise and refined Romanticism with Philharmonic – Jan 17, 2014

Russian conductor Andrey Boreyko, who made his debut with the New …

Batiashvili’s artistry lifts an uneven Philharmonic program – Jan 10, 2014

Violinist Lisa Batiashvili returned to the New York Philharmonic this week …

Kuusisto and Muhly bring a folklike simplicity to poisson rouge – Jan 04, 2014

Pekka Kuusisto is not your standard classical violinist.

Taking the stage …

New York Festival of Song celebrates the timeless art of Ned Rorem at 90 – Nov 06, 2013

In a year bursting with important anniversaries in the classical world, …

Pomerium displays richly blended artistry at Music Before 1800 – Oct 28, 2013

Mary Tudor reigned as Queen of England for a mere five …