Archive for the ‘RSS Feeds’ Category

Nov. 20 2016

Review: Brahms at the Boston Smphony, With Hélène Grimaud

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If conductors can be divided into those who excel at Brahms’s First and Third symphonies and those who do best with the Second and Fourth, Andris Nelsons is the former.

Nov. 18 2016

Review: No Blood Spilled at This Concert (Though It Seemed So)

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The Uzbek pianist Behzod Abduraimov showcased both speed and musicality in his solo recital at Carnegie Hall.

Nov. 18 2016

New York Philharmonic’s Next Leader Gives a Taste of Things to Come

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Jaap van Zweden, who takes over in 2018-19, conducted the orchestra in Tchaikovsky’s Fourth, Wagner’s Prelude to “Lohengrin” and a new work by Julia Adolphe.

Nov. 18 2016

The New Wizard Teaching at the Hogwarts for Choir

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Daniel Hyde recently became music director of the St. Thomas Choir, which has its own boarding school. He arrives wreathed in acclaim and credentials.

Nov. 18 2016

An opera star is born — with years of hard work

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The Castleton Festival put Joyce El-Khoury on the map. Six years later, she’s reaping the rewards.

Nov. 18 2016

The audience of the future, part III: ‘The Daughter of the Regiment.’

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An 18-year-old critic reviews the second cast of “Daughter of the Regiment” at WNO.

Nov. 17 2016

Review: Jeremy Denk and His Piano Take a 600-Year Tour

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Mr. Denk’s performance, which concluded Lincoln Center’s White Light Festival, wove a story through the ages.

Nov. 17 2016

An Extra Layer of Dutch for New York Philharmonic

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The Dutch composer Louis Andriessen has won the Kravis prize, and the Philharmonic will debut a work of his with Jaap van Zweden, also Dutch, conducting.

Nov. 17 2016

Classical Music Listings for Nov. 18-24

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A critical guide to performances of classical music in the New York City area.

Nov. 17 2016

Bayreuth’s Loss Is Tanglewood’s Gain, When It Comes to Andris Nelsons

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This summer’s Tanglewood Festival in the Berkshires will include Mr. Nelsons conducting or participating in 11 concerts over four weeks.

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