Archive for 2018

Noseda leads a vital NSO in music for light forces – Apr 20, 2018

This week’s National Symphony Orchestra program is a light one–at least …

Critic’s Choice – Apr 18, 2018

The pioneering INSCAPE Chamber Orchestra often combines old and new music …

Noseda, NSO close SHIFT Festival with rarities, rendered with subtlety and finesse – Apr 15, 2018

Each of the four orchestras featured at the SHIFT Festival this …

Indianapolis Symphony fills Kennedy Center with apocalyptic sound – Apr 14, 2018

If the Albany Symphony’s appearance at the SHIFT Festival on Wednesday …

A striking addition to the tuba repertory shines amid the Albany Symphony’s sugared SHIFT program – Apr 12, 2018

The SHIFT Festival has made it to a second season, which …

Critic’s Choice – Apr 10, 2018

If the busy SHIFT Festival is too contemporary and symphonic for …

Beautiful music and baffling scenario in UrbanArias’ “Florida” premiere – Apr 08, 2018

The road to an opera premiere can be long and arduous, …

An alternative American Songbook delivered by Upshaw and Sō Percussion – Apr 06, 2018

Folk song, according to composer-scholar Zoltán Kodály, contains “the emotions of …

Critic’s Choice – Apr 04, 2018

The first of Markus Stenz’s two remaining season programs with the …

Shriver Hall Concert Series announces 2018-19 season – Apr 02, 2018

The Shriver Hall Concert Series has announced its lineup for the …