Performances

ACRONYM makes a stylish case for Rosenmüller’s music – Jan 16, 2017

The pleasurable paradox of the early music movement is how many …

Egarr’s remarkable artistry opens door to fascinating musical world – Jan 13, 2017

The modern piano, with its dynamic range, brilliance, and power, is …

Hough, Philharmonic go introspective with Beethoven’s “Emperor” – Jan 12, 2017

Wednesday night’s concert of the New York Philharmonic under music director …

Strong cast opens Met’s sunny “Barbiere” with room to grow – Jan 10, 2017

Monday night’s formula at the Metropolitan Opera seemed about as reliable …

NY City Opera makes the best of all possible cases for Bernstein’s “Candide” – Jan 07, 2017

Very few people outside the company itself expected that the New …

Ax, Gilbert and Philharmonic winningly introduce new Gruber concerto – Jan 06, 2017

To hear Emanuel Ax’s performance of HK Gruber’s Piano Concerto Thursday …

Prototype opens with absorbing, finely crafted “Mata Hari” – Jan 06, 2017

Prototype, one of the foremost presenters of new opera and music …

Here and Now opens 2017 with a genial evening of new music – Jan 05, 2017

Bargemusic has to be the most genial concert hall in New …

Met’s “Roméo et Juliette” closes 2016 with dramatic fireworks – Jan 01, 2017

Not every opera in the standard repertoire is a Tosca, a …

Gilbert, Philharmonic explore New York states of mind with Marsalis premiere, Copland and Bolcom – Dec 29, 2016

On the classical music scene, the week between Christmas and New …