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Classical Review to expand to Texas and Washington D.C. this fall – Aug 16, 2016

I am happy to announce that the Classical Review will be …

JACK Quartet to lose two founding members – Jul 12, 2016

The JACK Quartet’s final New York concert with its original members …

Nézet-Séguin to become Met music director; reups in Philly as well – Jun 02, 2016

Yannick Nézet-Séguin will become music director of the Metropolitan Opera in …

Philharmonic nabs principal trumpet from Chicago Symphony – May 05, 2016

Christopher Martin, the highly esteemed principal trumpet of the Chicago Symphony …

Levine to retire from Met at end of season – Apr 15, 2016

The Metropolitan Opera announced Thursday morning that music director James Levine …

New “Tristan” and “Guillaume Tell” plus Saariaho’s “L’Amour de Loin” on tap in Met’s 2016-17 season – Feb 17, 2016

Wagner’s “Tristan und Isolde” will open the Metropolitan Opera’s 2016-17 season …

Gilbert’s final Philharmonic season looks to be a year of transition – Feb 04, 2016

Alan Gilbert will open the New York Philharmonic’s 2016-17 season with …

Jaap van Zweden to take the reins at New York Philharmonic – Jan 27, 2016

Jaap van Zweden will become music director designate of the New …

Bruckner, Venice, and Steve Reich—together again for the first time in Carnegie Hall’s 2016-17 season – Jan 26, 2016

Daniel Barenboim will lead the Staatskapelle Berlin in a complete cycle …

Critic’s Choice – Jan 19, 2016

A moment of cleverness can lead to a lifetime of unhappiness. …