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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 18, 2016

1. Simon Rattle and the Berlin Philharmonic—Celebrity Series

Bostonians were treated …

Critic’s Choice for 2016-17 season – Sep 01, 2016

From music by traditional masters to Britten, Adès, Benjamin, and beyond, …

Shostakovich and flow: Andris Nelsons talks about the Russian composer, and his growing bond with BSO musicians – Mar 23, 2016

The music director’s office in Symphony Hall is a plain, high-ceilinged …

Bard in Boston: Andris Nelsons talks music and Shakespeare   – Jan 26, 2016

What music suits a Bard best?

Beginning Thursday and continuing through …

Top Ten Performances of 2015 – Dec 22, 2015

1. Andris Nelsons and the Boston Symphony Orchestra. Bruckner’s Symphony No. …

Having weathered a century of storms, the Longy School is marking its centennial in style – Sep 22, 2015

September is a busy time for Boston’s conservatories as students return …

From Shakespeare to Shostakovich, a packed season of music is on tap in Boston – Sep 08, 2015

Boston’s 2015-2016 music season promises to enlighten listeners with a variety …

Soprano Alvarez, BLO ready to bring Boston its first “Kátya” – Mar 10, 2015

“Janáček is special,” says conductor David Angus. “Kátya Kabanová doesn’t get …

Anne Sofie von Otter still looking for new musical worlds to conquer – Jan 20, 2015

“I have copious amounts of energy,” said Grammy Award-winning mezzo-soprano Anne …