Lang Lang played two Mozart piano concertos with Alan Gilbert and the New York Philharmonic.
The bass-baritone Luca Pisaroni, known for Mozart operas, offered a concert of German lieder at Zankel Hall.
11:00 PM Conductor: Asher Fisch Soloist: David Fray, piano Wagner: Prelude to Act I of Lohengrin Mozart: Piano Concerto No. 22, K. 482 Brahms: Symphony No. 4 in E Minor, Opus 98 Haydn: Symphony No. 60 in C Major, II
I am still in the process of reading all of the critical responses that have appeared so far to the “Death of Klinghoffer” at the Metropolitan Opera, and I know more will follow. I am compiling all the links here in part simply as a service to myself, but I’m sure I’m not the only person who is interested in the discussion. I’ll keep adding more as I get them.
Mr. Paulus’s warmly received musical output was prodigious, including 13 operas and some 400 choral works.
In a Carnegie Hall concert, Maurizio Pollini’s programming choices showed a change in emphasis and message.
11:00 PM Sir Mark Elder and David Robertson, conductors Richard Goode, Emanuel Ax, Benjamin Hochman, Orli Shaham, and Orion Weiss, pianos Ives: Symphony No.2 Mozart: Piano Concerto No.23 Strauss: Till Eulenspiegel’s Merry Pranks Mozart: Concerto for Two Pianos
The American Symphony Orchestra performed “Marriage Actually,” a program of Strauss works inspired by conjugal life, on Wednesday at Carnegie Hall.
Joined by the pianist Yefim Bronfman, the Emerson String Quartet performed a program last Tuesday featuring works by Beethoven, Purcell, Britten and Schumann.
The composer John Adams conducted players from Yale and the Brentano String Quartet in a program that included his “Pure Jest,” inspired by Beethoven.