Performances

BMOP offers a riveting, rhapsodic Lei Liang premiere – Mar 29, 2014

During China’s Cultural Revolution, one of the world’s oldest civilizations tore…

BSO, Davis and Wang dazzle in piano and orchestral showpieces – Mar 28, 2014

Looking at the Boston Symphony Orchestra onstage at Symphony Hall Thursday…

Dudamel, LA Philharmonic thrill with Technicolor symphonies by Corigliano, Tchaikovsky – Mar 24, 2014

Hollywood came to Symphony Hall Sunday afternoon, and John Williams was…

Ma and Stott serve up an enjoyable program of favorites – Mar 22, 2014

Yo-Yo Ma long ago established a reputation for exploring music off…

Bronfman, Dohnányi, and BSO close Beethoven series with rousing “Emperor” – Mar 21, 2014

Ludwig van Beethoven liked a triumphant finale, and his series of…

Takács Quartet launches Bartók cycle with warmly moulded performance – Mar 21, 2014

When you think about Bartók’s string quartets, lyricism and rich sonorities…

Mehta, Israel Philharmonic serve Bruckner’s Eighth straight up – Mar 20, 2014

The Israel Philharmonic Orchestra and its maestro-since-forever Zubin Mehta painted Anton…

Kissin delivers the Romantic thunder for the Celebrity Series – Mar 17, 2014

After Evgeny Kissin’s piano recital Sunday afternoon, presented by Celebrity Series…

A fine cast does justice to an unjust world in BLO’s “Rigoletto” – Mar 15, 2014

There may be no more vexing story in Verdi’s oeuvre than

Handel and Haydn Society points up musical contrasts with Bach and Byrd – Mar 15, 2014

The Bach and Byrd” program presented by the Handel and Haydn…