Performances

Arditti Quartet still living on the modernist edge at Library of Congress – Mar 25, 2017

The Arditti Quartet is known for playing music that can be …

Concertmaster Bar-Josef offers engaging Mozart with Eschenbach, NSO – Mar 17, 2017

In his last season with the National Symphony Orchestra, Christoph Eschenbach …

Washington Bach Consort begins a new era with “St. Matthew Passion” – Mar 13, 2017

Bach’s St. Matthew Passion is a work of countless intricacies. Coordinating …

Lisette Oropesa shines brightest in opera with Vocal Arts DC – Mar 12, 2017

Lisette Oropesa has appeared at Washington National Opera and Washington Concert …

Eschenbach, NSO prepare a rough draft for Russian tour – Mar 10, 2017

Christoph Eschenbach will take the National Symphony Orchestra to Russia to …

András Schiff offers dreamy and intimate Schubert at Strathmore – Mar 08, 2017

“Beethoven composes like an architect,” Alfred Brendel once said, “Schubert like …

WCO cast shines brightly in Beethoven’s fascinating “Leonore” – Mar 06, 2017

When Beethoven composed Leonore, he did not know it would be …

WNO’s musically lightweight “Champion,” more theater than opera – Mar 05, 2017

In most of her seasons as artistic director of the Washington …

A moving meditation and supreme Brahms from Alsop, BSO – Mar 04, 2017

With a quiet work for strings being recorded at the Baltimore …

Wigglesworth a fine NSO sub, leading a gracious Brahms Second – Mar 03, 2017

Two weeks ago the National Symphony Orchestra announced that Jaap Van …