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Jul. 23 2014

A Youthful Vigor, Flowing Through to His Fingertips

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Conor Hanick played, in his own words, an “unorthodox” program at the International Keyboard Institute and Festival on Monday.

Jul. 23 2014

At 50, Festival Is Reunion of Sorts

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In its 50th year, the Festival of Contemporary Music has focused on the work of Tanglewood Music Center fellows, young and old.

Jul. 23 2014

Chaotic Yet Pensive, Pounding the Keys

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The pianist Marc-André Hamelin performed at the International Keyboard Institute and Festival on Sunday, offering both works of obscure composers and repertory standards.

Jul. 23 2014

Repertory of Fear and Hope

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“The Pianist of Willesden Lane,” at 59E59 Theaters, is about a Jewish girl who escapes Vienna on the kindertransport and finds refuge in music while living without her family in London.

Jul. 22 2014

As the City Birds Nod Off, a Crooning Gull Steps In

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The New Juilliard Ensemble presented a contemporary program, including premieres of works by Roberto Sierra and Errollyn Wallen, at a MoMA Summergarden concert.

Jul. 22 2014

Youth Is Not Wasted on This Young Orchestra

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The National Youth Orchestra of the United States of America rehearses for its Carnegie Hall debut.

Jul. 22 2014

A Conductor, a Band and a Critical Swath

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Andris Nelsons led the Boston Symphony Orchestra in two concerts at Tanglewood, the symphony’s summer home in the Berkshires.

Jul. 20 2014

Everyone’s Here, Now Let’s Innovate

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The Aix-en-Provence Festival has a reputation as an incubator of innovative opera, and this year’s version is no exception.

Jul. 19 2014

After a Run of 19 Years, Passing the Baton

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David Zinman, the American music director of the orchestra in Zurich, is leaving the post after 19 years.

Jul. 18 2014

David Pogue makes opera debut at Wolf Trap with Google Glass in ‘Carmen’

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Tech writer David Pogue is going onstage with Google Glass to give the opera audience a new perspective.

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