Performances

BLO scores a success with brightly colored, ’50s take on Stravinsky’s “Rake’s Progress” – Mar 13, 2017

At a Chicago exhibition in 1947, Igor Stravinsky saw paintings and …

Gerstein and Oramo drive Busoni’s epic concerto in belated BSO premiere – Mar 11, 2017

Ferruccio Busoni’s Piano Concerto is one of the most curious works …

New England Philharmonic marks four decades with Tippett’s “Child of Our TIme” – Mar 05, 2017

Works that lie well off the beaten path for most ensembles …

Philharmonia Quartett Berlin brings refined tone and expressive depth – Mar 04, 2017

Musicians from the Berlin Philharmonic have come to Boston in a …

Zander leads Boston Philharmonic in boldly projected Bruckner – Feb 26, 2017

Large-scale orchestral works seem tailor-made for Benjamin Zander and the Boston …

Nelsons, BSO premiere Gubaidulina Triple Concerto, alongside shattering Shostakovich – Feb 24, 2017

Sofia Gubaidulina grew up in a time of political oppression. Her …

Nelsons leads BSO in Beethoven, Mozart and Schuller – Feb 17, 2017

While living in New York City in the 1940s, Gunther Schuller …

Budapest Festival Orchestra brings distinctive sound to Beethoven – Feb 13, 2017

Few composers are wrapped in the same amount of awe and …

Nelsons leads BSO in powerful Berlioz, Benjamin premiere – Feb 11, 2017

 The Andris Nelsons era with the Boston Symphony Orchestra has been …

Igor Levit shows world-class artistry at Pickman Hall – Feb 09, 2017

Ever since Igor Levit released his debut recording of Beethoven’s late …