Performances

What’s olde is new: Sequentia finds the eternal in medieval song – Jan 20, 2020

What is classical music? There is no easy answer, but there […]

Visions of tomorrow steer Lincoln Chamber’s electronic music time trip – Jan 17, 2020

The future doesn’t sound like it used to. Or maybe it’s […]

Argentine premiere tops Czech standby in Dudamel’s Philharmonic visit – Jan 16, 2020

It seems to be a sacred rule of concert programming that […]

Compelling soprano, unflinching text make “Ellen West” unforgettable – Jan 15, 2020

In just 8 years, the Prototype Festival has easily become one […]

Microtonal wonders abound at Ekmeles’ CD release concert – Jan 12, 2020

Their very name means “disallowed tones” in ancient Greek. But the […]

Kurzak triumphs in Met’s “Traviata” – Jan 11, 2020

If one can say this about a veteran performer, a star […]

Agresta’s affecting Mimi brings humanity to the spectacle of Met’s “Boheme” – Jan 10, 2020

There are few operas as instantly relatable as La Bohème, Puccini’s […]

Lewis’s Grieg scales the highest peak in Philharmonic program – Jan 10, 2020

The New York Philharmonic’s Alpine adventure Thursday night began at the […]

Bargemusic rocks the new year with five premieres at Here and Now – Jan 04, 2020

In this season of “year in review” articles, Bargemusic did something […]

Kahane, Philharmonic prevail over Geffen acoustic and coughing audience – Jan 04, 2020

The New York Philharmonic’s first concert of 2020 began with a […]