Performances

Weilerstein brings out the lyric intimacy of Bach’s Cello Suites – Feb 16, 2019

Bach’s Cello Suites pose a supreme challenge for any cellist.  The …

A spiritual Bruckner journey with Nelsons, BSO; superficial Schumann from Wang – Feb 15, 2019

Final symphonies can relay a composer’s parting thoughts on subjects that …

Fast and gripping, Zander, Boston Philharmonic bring fresh spirit to familiar Beethoven – Feb 15, 2019

Benjamin Zander is known for brisk, bracing Beethoven. The Boston Philharmonic …

Collage New Music serves up an engaging array of 21st-century works – Feb 11, 2019

If one needed to be reminded that a program of contemporary …

Batiashvili’s playing stands out in mixed, mostly American BSO program – Feb 08, 2019

At his death in March 2018 at the age of 80, …

Boston Musica Viva presents Currier premiere, musical responses to political issues – Feb 03, 2019

Since ancient times, people have communed with their hopes, fears, and …

Hampson and Pisaroni prove a delightful dueling duo in “No Tenors Allowed” – Feb 02, 2019

“Anything you can do, I can do better,” sang baritone Thomas …

Rustic and exuberant, Janáček’s Sinfonietta soars with Mena, BSO – Feb 01, 2019

Some composers have been influenced by their contemporaries in crafting a …

Boston Symphony celebrates two iconoclastic Finns — and Mozart – Jan 25, 2019

“The people you think are conservative might actually be radical,” the …

Sáinz Villegas pays impassioned tribute to music of the Americas – Jan 24, 2019

“Welcome to the Americas!” announced Pablo Sáinz Villegas at his Celebrity …