Performances

Strong playing undone by fatigue in Weilerstein’s Bach marathon – Apr 23, 2017

It’s a shame that the 92nd Street Y isn’t thought of …

Ax’s polished technique stays on the surface of Chopin and Schubert – Apr 23, 2017

The impromptu is a deceptive form. By title alone, it may …

Spektral Quartet brings a strong, modernist wind from Chicago – Apr 22, 2017

The Windy City is known for high buildings and broad shoulders, …

New Andres concerto a highlight in mixed Philharmonic program – Apr 21, 2017

A hallmark of the Alan Gilbert era at the New York …

Bang on a Can founders’ music still iconoclastic after all these years – Apr 20, 2017

Classical concerts are nearly always presented as a means to visit …

In her Met quasi-farewell Fleming strikes sparks with Garanča in new “Rosenkavalier” – Apr 14, 2017

One of the main offstage story-lines at the Met this season …

Chamber Music Society packs the house for evening of new Chinese music – Apr 14, 2017

It may be surprising that two concerts of new Chinese music …

NY Choral Society gives MacMillan’s “St. Luke Passion” a strong local premiere – Apr 09, 2017

The account of Christ’s suffering and death in the Gospel According …

Tilson Thomas, San Franscisco Symphony shine brightly in Mahler – Apr 09, 2017

It’s easy to be skeptical of the idea of the specialist …

Chamber Music Society avoids the usual suspects in wide-ranging wind program – Apr 08, 2017

The Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center threw caution to the …