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Top Ten Performances of 2015 – Dec 23, 2015

1. R. Andrew Lee recital at Spectrum

Reading the various reviews of …

Amid big changes this season, New York’s rich and varied music scene remains unmatched – Sep 04, 2015

Esa-Pekka Salonen becomes the New York Philharmonic’s composer in residence this season. …

Top Ten Performances of 2014 – Dec 27, 2014

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1. Yuja Wang in recital at Carnegie Hall

If …

After 20 years, Michael Tilson Thomas and the San Francisco Symphony are still coloring outside the lines – Nov 16, 2014

Michael Tilson Thomas will conduct the San Francisco Symphony in two programs …

Met’s “Klinghoffer” deserves an open mind, not political censorship – Oct 17, 2014

Maya Lahyani as the Palestinian Woman and Jesse Kovarsky as Omar in …

No fear or letup in a packed New York music season from Adams to Weill – Aug 27, 2014

Sir Simon Rattle and the Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra will open Carnegie Hall’s …

American Music Project to launch with world premiere by Chicago composer – Aug 04, 2014

Amy Wurtz’s Piano Quintet will receive its world premiere October 5 at …

Lorin Maazel 1930-2014 – Jul 13, 2014

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The conductor Lorin Maazel, a prodigy who began his …

Flux Quartet ready for full immersion in Feldman’s six-hour String Quartet No. 2 – Apr 19, 2014

Morton Feldman’s String Quartet No. 2 will be performed by the Flux …

For now, Gotham Chamber Opera is happy to remain small yet significant – Feb 24, 2014

Gotham Chamber Opera presented “Baden-Baden 1927” last October.

The obvious question to …