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With its unusual seating plan and variety of tempos, the Budapest Festival Orchestra added excitement to Mozart and Brahms standards at Avery Fisher Hall.
A short analysis of the statistics from the classical music listings site Bachtrack.com offer a glimpse into the changing dynamics of classical music.
Marilyn Horne presided over “The Song Continues,” a celebration of the art of song, at Zankel Hall on Saturday.
Esa-Pekka Salonen will embark on three years as composer in residence, and series will be devoted to Rachmaninoff, Messiaen and new music.
Morningside Opera’s “Pergolesi Power Games,” at the Alchemical Theater Laboratory, seeks to upend Pergolesi’s Stabat Mater and “La Serva Padrona.”
The Philharmonie de Paris, a new concert hall, is part of a complex officials hope will lure patrons away from their usual cultural haunts.
The Los Angeles Philharmonic paid homage to Henryk Gorecki in a performance of his Fourth Symphony.
The Budapest Festival Orchestra played works by Felix Mendelssohn and his sister Fanny.
In a scene in “Mozart in the Jungle,” musicians are portrayed in a studio recording an over-the-top score for a low-budget film, a scene that verges on anachronistic.
The Argento Chamber Ensemble presented the second concert in its “Mahler as New York Contemporary” series at the Park Avenue Armory.