Performances

Successful Harbison premiere closes Cantata Singers season in reflective style – May 10, 2014

In both Christian theology and devotional art, Good Friday and Easter…

New England Philharmonic charms with Rakowski premiere, music of the ‘50s – May 04, 2014

It was a little spooky, like looking at photos of different…

Hamelin and friends look back with Celebrity Series chamber feast – May 03, 2014

For its 75th birthday, the Celebrity Series of Boston received a…

H&H closes season with a powerful “Samson” – May 03, 2014

In John Milton’s poem Samson Agonistes, the freakishly strong, longhaired Israelite title…

Soprano provides the highlights in BLO’s uneven “Puritani” – May 03, 2014

Boston Lyric Opera’s season-closing production of Bellini’s I puritani proved a…

Voigt’s mostly American program mixes comedy with drama – Apr 28, 2014

There was a time when American-born opera singers hid their origins…

Longy Opera offers a delightful double bill of Ravel and Weill – Apr 27, 2014

With new opera companies springing up in Boston these days, it…

Boston Baroque wraps season with dazzling Monteverdi – Apr 26, 2014

Boston Baroque delivered a dazzling performance of Claudio Monteverdi’s Il ritorno

Zander finds the light in Mahler 9 with Boston Phil – Apr 26, 2014

Mahler’s symphonies are worlds unto themselves, and his Ninth, with its…

Spooky Berlioz caps Dutoit’s busy week to close BSO season – Apr 26, 2014

The Asia-bound Boston Symphony Orchestra continued on its speedy way under…