Our guide to the city’s best classical music and opera.
10:19 PM Sir Edward Elgar — King Arthur Suite Conductor: George HurstEnsemble: Scottish National OrchestraChandos, 8428 9:57 PM Igor Stravinsky — Violin Concerto Key: DConductor: Sir Neville MarrinerEnsemble: Academy of St Martin in FieldsHilary Hahn, violinCBS/Sony, 89649 9:48 PM Gioacchino Rossini — Barber of Seville: Overture Conductor: Riccardo ChaillyEnsemble: National Philharmonic Orch.London, 414407 9:24 PM […]
New York Times critics offer their impressions of “La Serenissima,” Carnegie Hall’s Venetian music festival.
Jenny Heinz, 72, refused to remove a sign affixed to the back of her jacket that said: “NO! In the name of humanity we refuse to accept a fascist America.”
10:47 PM Benjamin Britten — Matinees Musicales (after Rossini) Opus: 24Conductor: Richard BonyngeEnsemble: National Philharmonic Orch.London, 410139 10:22 PM Ludwig van Beethoven — Cello Sonata No. 2 Key: gOpus: 5Adrian Brendel, celloAlfred Brendel, pianoPhilips, 3958 10:17 PM Johann Sebastian Bach — Jesu, Joy of Man’s Desiring Conductor: Jose SerebrierEnsemble: Bournemouth Symphony OrchestraNaxos, 572050 9:45 PM […]
The Boston Symphony said Tuesday that it planned to spend $30 million for a new theater and more shade trees, and to support its educational programs.
Nicholas Britell, the film’s composer, whose score is up for an Oscar, explains his treatments of the music using the style of a Houston D.J.
10:44 PM Johann Stamitz — Orchestral Trio Key: FOpus: 1Conductor: Donald ArmstrongEnsemble: New Zealand Chamber OrchestraNaxos, 8553213 10:11 PM Sir Charles Villiers Stanford — Piano Trio No. 1 Key: E-Flat Opus: 35Ensemble: Gould Piano TrioNaxos, 8572452 10:05 PM Emmanuel Chabrier — Habanera Conductor: Neeme JarviEnsemble: Orchestre de la Suisse RomandeChandos, 5122 9:42 PM Virgil Thomson […]
Herbert Blomstedt, who shows little signs of slowing down, discusses the secrets of pulling off a demanding schedule.
“The Classical Style,” its champions and inheritors, is the society’s 2017-18 theme, with works by Mozart and Beethoven, and a premiere by John Luther Adams.