Articles

Violinist Stefan Jackiw strives to bring out the grit and nostalgia of Charles Ives – Jan 29, 2018

Charles Ives is still a problem. Our current era accepts and […]

Composer Missy Mazzoli is breaking the glass opera ceiling – Jan 17, 2018

Missy Mazzoli became a rock star of the classical world with […]

Top Ten Performances of 2017 – Dec 21, 2017

1. Jordi Savall and Friends, Library of Congress. The tour of […]

Back to the Future: Leila Josefowicz finds fresh treasure in arrangements and rarities – Nov 07, 2017

Leila Josefowicz doesn’t appear to be a revolutionary. The violinist’s debut […]

Noseda to strive for quality and consistency with National Symphony – Sep 23, 2017

On Sunday evening Gianandrea Noseda will lead his first concert as […]

Critic’s Choice for the 2017-18 Season – Aug 22, 2017

Fans of classical music and opera consume music in all the […]

Spivakov, Moscow Virtuosi mark nearly 40 years of a successful partnership – May 30, 2017

In the late 1970s, the Soviet Union stood at a standstill. […]

Top Ten Performances of 2016 – Dec 20, 2016

1. Washington National Opera: Wagner’s Ring Cycle Without a doubt, Washington […]

Seraphic Fire’s requiem program will also mark a personal tribute – Nov 07, 2016

In addition to its home concert series in South Florida, Seraphic […]

Critic’s Choice for 2016-17 season – Sep 13, 2016

New leadership has taken over at some of Washington’s major concert […]