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A selected, critical guide to classical music performances in New York City.
The cycle of 24 songs also featured the pianist Gerold Huber at Alice Tully Hall.
The Piano Studio of the Mason Gross School of the Arts at Rutgers, in a program called “The Unknown Diabelli Variations,” strayed far from the beaten path.
The orchestra, not well known in the city, brimmed with energy and enthusiasm in a program of Brahms and Tchaikovsky.
A violist says the superb acoustics of concert halls are wasted on popular bands.
Concerts were presented over the weekend by the Danish String Quartet, with Jon Kimura Parker as pianist; Theater of Voices; and the pianist Marc-André Hamelin.
Hundreds of musicians, led by Mr. Wachner, interpreted works by Ives and Ginastera at Carnegie Hall.
Leon Botstein led the ensemble and the Bard Festival Chorale at Carnegie Hall in a performance of Max Von Schillings’s “Mona Lisa.”
Seasoned singers paying visits to New York soon will be working with new repertory and themes, including Schumann, the French composers and the American Civil War.
Mr. Gerhaher, set to perform at Alice Tully Hall, is considered one of the greatest proponents of the lied tradition since Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau.