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The Top Ten Performances of 2014 – Dec 22, 2014


1. Maurizio Pollini: Schumann and Chopin

Following a series of cancellations …

After 20 years, Michael Tilson Thomas and the San Francisco Symphony are still coloring outside the lines – Nov 15, 2014

Nearly 41 years ago, a lanky 29-year-old stepped onto the stage …

Andris Nelsons talks about his first BSO season and beyond – Nov 05, 2014

Though he has just begin what he hopes to be a …

After 200 years, the Handel and Haydn Society is still looking for new challenges – Oct 08, 2014

In 1815, a Boston musical society was formed to cultivate, through …

Nelsons takes the reins at BSO, Handel and Haydn’s 200th anniversary spotlighted in a busy Boston season – Aug 25, 2014

The upcoming Boston season brings another year of high expectations.

The …

American Music Project to launch with world premiere in Chicago – Aug 04, 2014

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Tenor Nicholas Phan to fete Britten and Schubert for the Celebrity Series – Apr 15, 2014

Nicholas Phan has made the music of Benjamin Britten one of …

Bruckner’s music not a political issue for Mehta, Israel Philharmonic – Mar 17, 2014

Anton Bruckner probably would not have relished his status as Hitler’s …

The Top 10 Performances of 2013 – Dec 23, 2013

1. Paul Lewis: Schubert Piano Sonatas

In his Boston debut presented …

Joshua Bell and Sam Haywood find a rewarding musical partnership – Nov 14, 2013

When pianist Sam Haywood first met violinist Joshua Bell four years …