Archive for March, 2019

NSO forces soar in Auerbach’s awesome Arctic premiere – Mar 31, 2019

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

Cleobury makes a valedictory tour stop with Kings College Choir – Mar 31, 2019

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

Cellist Schwarz unearths fascinating rarities at Austrian Embassy – Mar 30, 2019

Julian Schwarz had a lot to celebrate on Friday night. The …

Critic’s Choice – Mar 27, 2019

With the cherry blossoms set to bloom next week in the …

Korngold rarity proves the highlight of Sitkovetsky Trio’s debut at Wolf Trap – Mar 25, 2019

The Sitkovetsky Trio made a respectable debut Sunday afternoon in the …

A heroic sendoff for MTT with San Francisco Symphony’s memorable Beethoven – Mar 24, 2019

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

Critic’s Choice – Mar 20, 2019

At the end of next season, Michael Tilson Thomas will step …

April 22 – Mar 20, 2019

U.S. Army Band “Pershing’s Own” Chamber Players
Music by Auric, Honegger, …

Colorful staging lifts mixed vocalism in WNO’s “Faust”  – Mar 17, 2019

This month Washington National Opera performs two operas it has not …

Koopman returns to NSO bearing rare and rewarding Baroque gifts – Mar 15, 2019

Regular podium visits by early music specialists are helping to mold …