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Hvorostovsky withdraws from Met’s “Onegin” – Dec 08, 2016

Dmitri Hvorostovsky has withdrawn from the upcoming Metropolitan Opera performances of …

Dallas man’s bizarre homage leaves ashes in the mouths of Met staff and audience – Oct 30, 2016

It was the one possibility that no one had considered.

The …

Met’s “Guillaume Tell” called on account of powder – Oct 29, 2016

The Metropolitan Opera cut short Saturday’s matinee performance of Rossini’s Guillaume …

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

You won’t know JACK. At least not right away.

The JACK …

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

If Yannick Nézet-Séguin wasn’t already on top of the musical world, …

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

Metropolitan Opera general manager Peter Gelb today announced the company’s 2016–17 …

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

The New York Philharmonic announced their 2016–17 season on Wednesday morning, …