Archive for April, 2019

Feminist updating of Stradella’s “Susanna” lends contemporary resonance – Apr 23, 2019

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

April 23 – Apr 22, 2019

Barbara Hollinshead, mezzo-soprano
Howard Bass, lutenist
Music inspired by Shakespeare
12:10 …

Noseda leads National Symphony in a fresh and blazing Beethoven Fifth – Apr 19, 2019

When was the last time you were truly blown away by …

Critic’s Choice – Apr 16, 2019

The Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center comes to town this …

Washington National Cathedral opens Holy Week with contrasted requiems – Apr 15, 2019

The Palm Sunday concert at Washington National Cathedral brought together music …

East Coast Chamber Orchestra connects the hemispheres for Candlelight Concerts – Apr 14, 2019

The East Coast Chamber Orchestra paid a visit to the area …

Third conductor is the charm with Hersh rescuing NSO’s French program – Apr 13, 2019

All the drama was not on the stage in the National …

Brownlee soars in Vocal Arts recital of Schumann and Sorey  – Apr 12, 2019

Tenor Lawrence Brownlee’s name rarely appears in print without the label …

Critic’s Choice – Apr 09, 2019

The Library of Congress not only offers free concerts, it offers …

Calidore Quartet illuminates historic Viennese program at Wolf Trap – Apr 08, 2019

Violinist Ignaz Schuppanzigh led what is considered the world’s first public …