Performances

Boston Opera Collaborative presents pared-down Puccini with “Rondine Remix” – May 18, 2017

Shortened versions of large-scale operas have become something of a specialty …

Chorus pro Musica wraps season with Gershwin’s rarely heard, political musical – May 14, 2017

 When Gershwin’s Of Thee I Sing was premiered in 1931, the …

H&H’s “Semele” closes season with a Handel feast – May 08, 2017

It was an ironic beginning to a memorable performance. 

As the …

Hamelin closes Celebrity Series season with singular keyboard artistry – May 06, 2017

Pianist Marc-André Hamelin is in a class unto himself. His technique …

Nelsons wraps BSO season with Mahler, Rachmaninoff – May 05, 2017

By 1920, Sergei Rachmaninoff found himself without a country and without …

A poignant farewell with American song from Boston Cecilia – May 01, 2017

Two partnerships came to an end Sunday afternoon at Brookline’s All …

Dessay brings dramatic insight to Celebrity Series recital – Apr 30, 2017

Recitals that explore the lives of women have been popular items …

Nelsons, BSO mark a Shostakovich milestone; Mutter plays two – Apr 28, 2017

The first installment of the Boston Symphony Orchestra’s Shostakovich cycle drew …

Ma, Thile, and Meyer a unified and delightful trio in music of Bach – Apr 22, 2017

Yo-Yo Ma, Chris Thile, and Edgar Meyer walk many paths. Each …

Nelsons leads BSO in a mixed evening of Mozart – Apr 21, 2017

Mozart seemed to straddle two musical worlds. While many of his …