Japan overlooks the merits of its own culture out of a blinding insecurity about its international standing.
An intentional dearth of light, cohesiveness and clarity makes “The Source,” an oratorio of leaked war logs, the perfect medium for the message.
When James Levine leads the Metropolitan Opera in “Le Nozze di Figaro” on Saturday, it will be his 2,500th performance with the company.
Rafal Blechacz’s recital on Thursday night at Zankel Hall included familiar pieces like Beethoven’s “Pathétique” Sonata and Chopin’s “Minute” Waltz.
The New York Philharmonic, under the direction of Alan Gilbert, performed Bruckner’s towering Symphony No. 8 and Bartok’s Piano Concerto No. 3.
This week my guest is Giovanni Bresciani, Export Manager from L’Arcipelago Muratori. Giovanni works at Villa Crespia where they are making Franciacorta…an Italian sparkling wine using the grapes found in Champagne…Chardonnay and Pinot Noir. It was nice of him to pay us a visit and talk about his unique area of Italy and their philosophy […]
The Belcea Quartet brings Mozart, Beethoven and Schubert to the Shriver Hall Concert Series on Sunday evening. Series President, Stephen Jacobsohn, is very enthusiastic about the group. Related posts: Those viola jokes… Affairs Of Notes – And Words, Too! Okay, It’s June, Not July
11:00 PM BRAHMS FESTIVAL Franz Welser-Möst, conductor Julia Fischer, violin BRAHMS “Tragic” Overture BRAHMS Violin Concerto BRAHMS Symphony No. 2
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.