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Wang’s powerful virtuosity stronger on flash than depth in Boston recital – May 13, 2018

There is no doubting Yuja Wang’s technique at the keyboard. The Chinese-born […]

Fort Worth Symphony to bring an innovative and intriguing program to DC – Apr 10, 2018

Two contemporary works and one twentieth-century masterpiece came together for an innovative, […]

Kaufmann makes an impressive Tristan debut with Boston Symphony – Apr 10, 2018

Surprisingly, Wagner’s music has been rarely performed in Boston; but that is […]

Boston Symphony’s Widmann premiere bridges Leipzig’s musical past and present – Mar 31, 2018

The current alliance between the Boston Symphony and Leipzig Gewandhaus Orchestras has already brought […]

Takács Quartet brings elegance and electricity to Boston concert – Mar 25, 2018

If it doesn’t breed contempt, as the saying suggests, familiarity can be […]

From Gluck to Glass, Anthony Roth Costanzo is broadening opera’s reach – Mar 17, 2018

“I hang out with people who go to galleries, who are in […]

Jansen gives stunning advocacy to concerto premiere with Philadelphia Orchestra – Mar 15, 2018

Yannick Nézet-Séguin is on top of the musical world right now, simultaneously […]

Aimard wraps a Ligeti series in Chicago with precision and intensity – Mar 08, 2018

The University of Chicago Presents’ season-long festival devoted to György Ligeti reached […]

Mutter’s memorable Bach towers in Carnegie recital – Mar 06, 2018

It isn’t easy sharing the bill with a monument of Western civilization.  […]

Trifonov and Babayan bring depth and fireworks to two-piano program – Mar 05, 2018

No sooner had one Nor’easter blown out to sea than a new […]