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Oct. 17 2014

A Russian Guest Returns With Enigmatic Works

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Vladimir Jurowski led the London Philharmonic in works by Shostakovich and others at Carnegie Hall on Thursday.

Oct. 16 2014

Lesser-Known Mozart Opens a Chamber Season

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The Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center’s opened its season with a Mozart program.

Oct. 16 2014

Anita Cerquetti, Opera Fill-In Who Soared, Dies at 83

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Miss Cerquetti stepped in for Maria Callas in Rome in 1958, but her fame was relatively short-lived.

Oct. 16 2014

Working and Playing at the Side of the Master Artist

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Music From Marlboro, part of a Vermont music school and festival by the same name, pairs apprentices with experts in concert performances.

Oct. 15 2014

A Double Dose of Outrageousness

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Gotham Chamber Opera presented a double bill of one-act comedies by the Czech composer Bohuslav Martinu, “Comedy on the Bridge” and “Alexandre Bis.”

Oct. 15 2014

Seasoned Hand Helps a Young Ensemble Reach Back

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The Juilliard Orchestra, led by the conductor Fabio Luisi, played a program featuring Wagner, Mozart and Schumann.

Oct. 14 2014

A Big Night Spent Putting Liszt, Debussy and Bellini at Ease

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In her New York recital debut at Carnegie Hall, the South African soprano Pretty Yende sang a program that included works by Bellini, Donizetti, Liszt and Debussy.

Oct. 13 2014

A Date With Mozart, Deferred No More

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The Metropolitan Opera Orchestra, featured the pianist Maurizio Pollini, performed Mozart and Mahler works at Carnegie Hall on Sunday.

Oct. 12 2014

Those Dancing Gods of Love

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Opera Lafayette presented a rare staging of Rameau’s “Les Fêtes de l’Hymen et de l’Amour, ou Les Dieux d’Égypte” with a rich dance component.

Oct. 12 2014

Setting Aglow the Words of Russian Liturgy

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A performance of Rachmaninoff’s Vespers at the Church of St. Mary the Virgin in Manhattan capped the White Light Festival residency of the Berlin Radio Choir.

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