Archive for October, 2019

A dark, stormy and rewarding Halloween night with Urbański, de la Salle and NSO – Oct 31, 2019

Orchestras have to play the occasional chestnut. When they do, it […]

Thorvaldsdóttir premiere leads an atmospheric evening with Spektral Quartet – Oct 30, 2019

When the Spektral Quartet comes to town, they bring a bevy […]

WNO’s “Otello” gets the job done despite staging distractions – Oct 27, 2019

Opera is predicated on song; Giuseppe Verdi’s Otello is predicated on […]

November 27 – Oct 22, 2019

Atlanta BalletKennedy Center Opera House OrchestraTchaikovsky: The Nutcracker7:30 p.m. Kennedy Center Opera Housekennedy-center.org; 202-467-4600 November […]

A night of stirring Mahler lieder from Gerhaher and Huber – Oct 19, 2019

Longtime collaborators baritone Christian Gerhaher and pianist Gerold Huber returned to […]

Composer Rouse writes his epitaph in final masterwork, unveiled in Cincinnati – Oct 18, 2019

Cincinnati. One of the country’s most venerable ensembles, the Cincinnati Symphony […]

A Takács Quartet in transition revisits its roots with Bartók – Oct 16, 2019

The Takács Quartet is in a transitional stage. With only one […]

Christian Gerhaher to explore the world in Mahler’s songs – Oct 12, 2019

Musical partners now for over three decades, Christian Gerhaher and Gerold […]

Janowski, NSO deliver a memorable night of Bruckner at Kennedy Center – Oct 10, 2019

Excellent Bruckner has been elusive for the National Symphony Orchestra in […]

Barton Pine and Vinikour team up for intimate Bach at National Gallery – Oct 07, 2019

When two gifted solo performers collaborate, the results can vary. Happily […]