Performances

Boston Musica Viva marks Shakespeare anniversary with Hoffer premiere – Apr 24, 2016

 Boston Musica Viva concluded its season Saturday night at the Tsai …

Nelsons, BSO close season with a French and Russian bang – Apr 22, 2016

The Boston Symphony Orchestra’s season-closing program Thursday night had the look …

Boston Baroque’s “Magic Flute” delivers Mozart with bells on – Apr 16, 2016

The costumes were stock but the singing and playing were anything …

Nelsons, BSO stand strong in uncompromising Mahler Ninth – Apr 15, 2016

Leading the Boston Symphony Orchestra Thursday night, Andris Nelsons had the …

Emmanuel Music’s “Bach Reinvented” contrasts musical art, high and low – Apr 10, 2016

Emmanuel Church was the unlikely site of a played, sung and …

Boston Cecilia makes a glorious sound in music for double choir – Apr 10, 2016

 Music for double choir grew out of a distinguished tradition. The …

H&H goes M&B for an uneven program of chamber music – Apr 09, 2016

Every season, the Handel and Haydn Society offers more than the …

Nelsons, BSO play it cool in decorous Mozart, celestial Bruckner – Apr 08, 2016

Andris Nelsons kept his cool Thursday night, and the result was …

Haitink and BSO deliver rousing Mahler and elegant Beethoven – Apr 01, 2016

In the mid-1980s, pianist Murray Perahia and conductor Bernard Haitink teamed …

Nelsons, BSO scale the bleak heights of Shostakovich’s Eighth – Mar 25, 2016

Mountain ranges have their hidden peaks, and a towering one rose …