For Dranoff Competition teams, twenty fingers are better than ten – May 03, 2013

It isn’t easy when four hands share 88 keys. “It’s like acrobatics, […]

Augusta Read Thomas concerto to receive world premiere by Lynn Harrell and BSO – Mar 12, 2013

Augusta Read Thomas is a composer, but poetry and visual art are […]

Friendly colleagues Netrebko and Calleja team up again in Lyric Opera’s “La Boheme” – Mar 09, 2013

No doubt about it, the singers taking over the leads in Lyric […]

No Glass ceiling for American opera; Chicago Opera Theater opens new era with “Usher” – Feb 21, 2013

Quick, which Chicago opera company is opening a three-year survey of American […]

Sir Andrew Davis marks his 25th anniversary at Lyric Opera with Wagner’s epic “Meistersinger” – Feb 05, 2013

SAD—Talk about misleading monograms. Technically, the initials Lyric Opera of Chicago staffers […]

Back to Brahms: Steven Isserlis to revisit a favorite and explore new works on U.S. tour – Jan 21, 2013

In 1984, a 25-year-old cellist named Steven Isserlis recorded his first album, […]

Conductor Susanna Mälkki is making big waves on the world’s music stages – Dec 11, 2012

A petite, dark-haired woman walked into the orchestra pit at La Scala, […]

Marking its tenth anniversary, ICE looks to expand its new-music cool – Nov 30, 2012

The International Contemporary Ensemble has never been afraid of thinking big. Plans […]

As Florida Grand Opera opens season, new director charts an ambitious and adventurous course – Nov 13, 2012

The day after Susan Danis moved to Miami to take up the […]

National Symphony Orchestra of Cuba to make belated South Florida debut in West Palm Beach – Nov 01, 2012

They travel in two buses, with an espresso machine on board to […]