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A feminist updating in Washington lends contemporary resonance to Stradella’s “Susanna” – Apr 24, 2019

Opera Lafayette is closing its season with one of the strongest […]

Tilson Thomas leads New World Symphony in music of Tilson Thomas – Apr 22, 2019

Michael Tilson Thomas’ multiple talents as conductor, composer and arranger took […]

Capuçon and Wang prove a simpatico duo for Boston’s Celebrity Series – Apr 08, 2019

Nearly a decade ago, Yuja Wang began to seek new performance […]

April events in Washington to showcase the multifaceted Lawrence Brownlee – Apr 04, 2019

Lawrence Brownlee considers Washington D.C. like a second home, and in […]

National Symphony forces soar in Auerbach’s awesome Arctic premiere – Apr 01, 2019

The National Symphony Orchestra’s concerts this past week, led by Teddy […]

Cleobury makes a valedictory tour stop in Washington with Kings College Choir – Apr 01, 2019

Stephen Cleobury is stepping down after 37 years at the helm […]

A heroic sendoff for MTT with San Francisco Symphony’s memorable Beethoven – Mar 25, 2019

Over a long tenure, the strengths of a music director can […]

Fleming highlights a soaring evening of Strauss with Nelsons, Boston Symphony – Mar 16, 2019

In the final scene of Richard Strauss’s Capriccio, Countess Madeleine must […]

Mutter and Orkis remain a timeless team in Carnegie Hall recital – Mar 14, 2019

For several decades now, Anne-Sophie Mutter and Lambert Orkis have been […]

Takács Quartet offers exquisite Bartók at the Kennedy Center – Mar 14, 2019

What would the world be like without the Takács Quartet in […]