Articles

Hilary Hahn to focus on small things with encores project – Oct 21, 2011

Hilary Hahn made an acclaimed recording debut at age 16 in music [...]

Berlioz’s rarely heard Shakespearean comedy to open Opera Boston season – Oct 18, 2011

In the concert hall, Hector Berlioz is a household name. His Symphonie [...]

Seraphic Fire, Miami’s feted chamber choir, set to launch 10th season – Oct 17, 2011

  At a typical concert of a symphony orchestra, the audience streams [...]

Boston Symphony launches a transitional season with an eye toward future podium potential – Sep 30, 2011

The season-opening concert by the Boston Symphony Orchestra Friday night will be [...]

Polenzani ready for the challenge of “Hoffmann” at the Lyric Opera – Sep 29, 2011

Tenor Matthew Polenzani was looking at two important debuts in Chicago last [...]

William Mason looks back on five decades at the Lyric Opera of Chicago – Sep 23, 2011

If William Mason is melancholy or wistful about leaving the opera company [...]

“Heart of a Soldier” creators hope the new opera’s personal story will transcend the 9/11 particulars at San Francisco Opera – Sep 02, 2011

There have been plays about the 9/11 terrorist attacks. There have been [...]

W(h)ither American opera? – Jul 04, 2011

The Lyric Opera’s move into Broadway musicals — and away from American [...]

Kalmar and Bell prove a dynamic working duo at the Grant Park Music Festival – Jun 12, 2011

The Grant Park Music Festival, which kicks off its 77th season of [...]

MacMillan choral premiere to take place in Chicago – Jun 02, 2011

The performance of Bach’s epic St. Matthew Passion last month was the [...]