Performances

Nelsons, Helmchen find fresh vitality in Beethoven and Mahler with BSO – Nov 17, 2017

Beethoven’s piano concertos have been the vehicles of choice for many …

St. Thomas Choir of Leipzig brings a rich musical history to Celebrity Series concert – Nov 14, 2017

For many classical music organizations, longevity is a source of pride. …

Amy Beach’s neglected Mass gets a splendid revival – Nov 12, 2017

Amy Beach saw herself as a pioneer. When the pianist and …

Rare Berlioz and cornerstone Sibelius from the Boston Philharmonic – Nov 10, 2017

Italy has long been a destination for composers who wish to …

Death becomes Burke and Hare in Boston Lyric Opera world premiere – Nov 09, 2017

For William Burke and William Hare, the lives of the poor …

Vores’ absurdist “Chrononhotonthologos” receives entertaining premiere at Guerilla Opera – Nov 04, 2017

When composer Andy Vores was studying English in college, he came …

New England Philharmonic serves up smart and spooky Halloween program – Oct 29, 2017

It’s that time of year when people dress up in costumes …

Gloriae Dei Cantores offers an enterprising revival of Vaughan Williams’ “Pilgrim’s Progress” – Oct 28, 2017

Ralph Vaughan Williams was both a skeptic and spiritualist. His second …

BSO and all-star cast soar in Berlioz’s heavenly “Damnation of Faust” – Oct 27, 2017

In the late 1820’s, Gérard de Nerval’s translation of Goethe’s Faust …

A keyboard legend and Italian orchestra strike sparks at Symphony Hall – Oct 23, 2017

The Celebrity Series welcomed a musical legend to Symphony Hall Sunday …

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