Performances

The (almost) 500th time is possibly the best for Boston Symphony and Brahms – Jan 18, 2019

Herbert Blomstedt’s return to the Boston Symphony podium Thursday night picked …

A masterfully bleak “Scarlet Ibis” from Boston Opera Collaborative – Jan 18, 2019

A convincing young cast powered a gripping and confident first performance …

Boston Symphony Chamber Players celebrate John Harbison in style – Jan 14, 2019

John Harbison’s music remains an enigma for some listeners. Though his …

Davis, BSO deliver rich performances of contrasted symphonies by Harbison, Vaughan Williams – Jan 11, 2019

In his Symphony No. 2, John Harbison moved beyond  the introspective …

Sung, BSO open new year with stirring Dvořák and a pair of Mendelssohns – Jan 04, 2019

Few would peg the Boston Symphony Orchestra as a musically progressive …

Blue Heron offers a resplendent 15th-century program for the season – Dec 22, 2018

For much of the fifteenth century, the people of France and …

Boston Camerata explores seasonal reverence and revelry across three centuries – Dec 08, 2018

For many listeners, music from the Middle Ages is more mysterious …

Cantata Singers bring joy and awe to Christmas program – Dec 08, 2018

Christmas is a time of celebration and solemnity as well as …

Dover Quartet shows top-flight artistry in Celebrity Series debut – Dec 06, 2018

The Dover Quartet is on a roll.

After capturing top honors …

Boston Cecilia brings vocal luster to seasonal program – Dec 01, 2018

Boston Cecilia and music director George Case welcomed the Christmas season …