Performances

Alla Francesca offers a colorful program of medieval Jewish rarities – Nov 06, 2017

The organization calls itself “Music Before 1800” but “Music before 1750” …

The past is prologue for Borowiak’s program of Chopin and Pelosi – Nov 06, 2017

On Sunday night, Mateusz Borowiak opened a series of concerts he …

Botstein leads The Orchestra Now in rare symphonies by Herrmann, Korngold – Nov 04, 2017

 “A Night Not at the Movies”—no symphony orchestra has used that …

Philharmonic festival continues with rousing Bernstein, “enhanced” Gershwin – Nov 03, 2017

“Rhapsody in Blue is not a real composition,” wrote Leonard Bernstein …

Slow out of the gate, Met’s iron “Butterfly” belatedly provides the tears – Nov 03, 2017

The Metropolitan Opera is fortunate indeed to have Anthony Minghella’s production …

Pianist Zhang provides the highlights with China NCPA Orchestra – Oct 31, 2017

There’s a battle-tested formula for visiting international orchestras: when a Russian …

Crocetto and Nelson brighten a bleak Sunday for George London Foundation – Oct 30, 2017

The 21st season of the George London Foundation’s recitals at the …

From New Haven to Vienna, Chamber Music Society program proves delightful – Oct 30, 2017

After church let out, the subject turned to earthly love Sunday …

Trifonov brings fresh illumination to Chopin in Carnegie recital – Oct 29, 2017

Take a piece that classical pianists have been playing for nearly …

Adès’ “Exterminating Angel” proves spellbinding in Met’s American premiere – Oct 27, 2017

At the Metropolitan Opera, the memorable performances usually happen with great …