Performances

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 …

Boston Philharmonic celebrates John Harbison – Oct 22, 2017

John Harbison is a pillar of Boston’s musical establishment thanks to …

In the Symphony Hall of the Mountain King: Masur leads BSO in Grieg’s complete music for “Peer Gynt” – Oct 20, 2017

The Boston Symphony Orchestra delved into the world of theater Thursday …

Quatuor Mosaïques celebrates Haydn and Mozart in a congenial program – Oct 15, 2017

Visiting string quartets frequently offer Haydn’s music as a tune-up for …

Two superb debuts spark BLO’s traditional “Tosca” – Oct 14, 2017

Floria Tosca, the eponymous character in Puccini’s Tosca, was caught up …