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Critic’s Choice – Apr 22, 2015

What two hands cannot grasp, four hands can.
Bargemusic hosts a number…

David Geffen’s $100 million gift buys naming rights at Avery Fisher – Mar 04, 2015

Lincoln Center announced Wednesday that Avery Fisher Hall will be renamed David…

Queens to rule in Met’s 2015-16 season – Feb 18, 2015

Tried and true, stalwarts works—that is what the Metropolitan Opera has in…

Marvin David Levy 1932-2015 – Feb 09, 2015


Marvin David Levy, the American composer who shot to fame at age

Alan Gilbert to leave Philharmonic in 2017 – Feb 06, 2015

The New York Philharmonic announced Friday that music director Alan Gilbert will…

Carnegie Hall to offer a musical multitude in 125th anniversary season – Jan 29, 2015

Carnegie Hall, under executive and artistic director Clive Gillinson, is arguably the…

Salonen to assume prominent role with New York Philharmonic through 2018 – Jan 21, 2015

What’s new is more than just a question, it’s now an expression…

Geoffrey Gordon is second composer commissioned by the American Music Project; JACK Quartet will premiere his Clarinet Quintet in New York – Dec 16, 2014

A Clarinet Quintet by Geoffrey Gordon is the second work commissioned by…

Met and musician unions agree to share the pain – Aug 19, 2014


[UPDATE: On Tuesday the Met also reached an agreement with IATSE Local

Met reaches agreement with musicians union and chorus – Aug 18, 2014

The Metropolitan Opera reached an agreement early Monday morning with the musicians…