Archive for February, 2017

Critic’s Choice – Feb 28, 2017

Opera Lafayette has just revived Pierre Gaveaux’s Léonore, ou L’amour conjugal, …

Lugansky lights up St. Petersburg Philharmonic program – Feb 28, 2017

The St. Petersburg Philharmonic comes to Washington every three or four …

Biss, Brentano Quartet explore composers’ late works at Shriver Hall – Feb 27, 2017

Jonathan Biss and the Brentano String Quartet shared a program Sunday …

WNO gives a worthy DC premiere of Heggie’s “Dead Man Walking” – Feb 26, 2017

Since its premiere at San Francisco Opera in 2000, Jake Heggie’s …

Sandrine Piau returns to Washington with more French songs – Feb 22, 2017

Sandrine Piau’s debut in Washington, one year ago at the Phillips …

Critic’s Choice – Feb 21, 2017

For inventiveness of motion married to the gestures of music, few …

Opera Lafayette unearths a compelling discovery with Gaveaux’s “Léonore” – Feb 20, 2017

Opera Lafayette continues to unearth historical curiosities from the 17th and …

Either/Or offers a mixed night of modern works at Library of Congress – Feb 19, 2017

Either/Or, the contemporary music ensemble based in New York, took the …

Meister, NSO explore fairy tales, light and dark – Feb 18, 2017

A crowd turned out to hear Hilary Hahn at the Friday …

Critic’s Choice – Feb 16, 2017

One year ago, Sandrine Piau made her Washington debut at the …