High Anxiety with the Boston Symphony Orchestra

16/04/2018

Bernstein, Shostakovich: Jean-Yves Thibaudet (piano), Boston Symphony Orchestra / Andris Nelson (conductor), Carnegie Hall, New York, 11.4.2018. (RP)

 Andris Nelsons and Jean-Yves Thibaudet in Bernstein’s The Age of Anxiety © Hillary Scott

Andris Nelsons & Jean-Yves Thibaudet in Bernstein’s The Age of Anxiety © Hillary Scott

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Twelve Singers Give a Glimpse of Opera’s Future

14/04/2018

Rising Stars in Concert: Soloists, Lyric Opera Orchestra / Edwin Outwater (conductor), Patrick G. and Shirley W. Ryan Opera Center, Chicago. 7.4.2018. (JLZ)

Lauren Decker & Patrick Guetti
© Todd Rosenberg

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Evocative Bernstein, Machover’s Crowd-Sourced Philadelphia Voices and Spectacular Mussorgsky

13/04/2018

Bernstein, Machover, Mussorgsky: Dante Michael DiMaio (boy soprano), Westminster Symphonic Choir, Keystone State Boychoir, Pennsylvania Girlchoir, Sister Cities Girlchoir, Philadelphia Orchestra / Yannick Nézet-Séguin (conductor), Carnegie Hall, New York, 10.4.2018. (RP)

Dante Michael DiMaio & Yannick Nézet-Séguin with the Philadelphia Orchestra
© Jennifer Taylor

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An Outstanding ORF Vienna RSO Concert of Schuller, Zimmermann, and Dvořák

13/04/2018

Schuller, Zimmermann, and Dvořák: Håkan Hardenberger (trumpet), ORF Vienna Radio Symphony Orchestra / John Storgårds (conductor). Musikverein, Vienna, 6.4.2018. (MB) Read more

A Machover Premiere Celebrates the City of Brotherly Love

13/04/2018

Bernstein, Machover, Musorgsky (orch. Ravel): Westminster Symphonic Choir (Joe Miller, director) Keystone State Boychoir and Pennsylvania Girlchoir (Stephen M. Fisher, artistic director), Sister Cities Girlchoir (Alysia Lee, artistic director), Temuri Tavelishvili (boy soprano), Ben Bloomberg (audio technology), Philadelphia Orchestra / Yannick Nézet-Séguin (conductor), Verizon Hall, Kimmel Center, Philadelphia, 7.4.2018. (BJ) Read more

Acoustic and Electric Violas in an Ingenious Program

11/04/2018

 Mozart, Hummel, Mooke, Fauré: Born Lau (viola), Martha Mooke (electric viola), Chamber Orchestra of Philadelphia / Dirk Brossé (conductor),  Perelman Theater, Kimmel Center, Philadelphia, 2.4.2018. (BJ) Read more

Mahler’s Song of the Earth Moves Audiences in Ways Worldly and Celestial

10/04/2018

Mahler, Das Lied von der Erde: Russell Thomas (tenor), Tamara Mumford (mezzo-soprano), Los Angeles Philharmonic / Gustavo Dudamel (conductor), TEATROCINEMA / Yuval Sharon & Juan Carlos Zagal (co-directors), Walt Disney Concert Hall, Los Angeles, 6.4.2018. (DD)

LA Philharmonic’s Das Lied von der Erde (c) Craig T. Mathew/Mathew Imaging

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A Suk Rarity Expresses an Avalanche of Grief

10/04/2018

Brahms, Suk: Sergey Khachatryan (violin), Cleveland Orchestra / Jakub Hrůša (conductor), Severance Hall, Cleveland, Ohio, 7.4.2018. (MSJ) Read more

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