Archive for March, 2012

Paquito D’Rivera sparks a lively program of Latin music with CCM

For their 25th anniversary celebration at the Harris Theater Thursday evening, …

Mar 31, 2012
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Gerstein to replace an ailing Pollini in May recital

Maurizio Pollini has canceled his U.S. tour for health reasons, including …

Mar 31, 2012
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Uchida and CSO team up for more memorable Mozart

As one of the world’s first fitfully successful composer-virtuosos, Mozart wrote …

Mar 30, 2012
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Fulcrum Point parks the car in Harvard yard with mixed results

At its best, the Fulcrum Point New Music Project can serve …

Mar 30, 2012
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Music of the Baroque soars with Handel rarity

Handel’s music has become such an entrenched mainstay of both the …

Mar 27, 2012
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With insight and sensitivity, Uchida scales the challenge of Schubert’s late sonatas

If Shostakovich’s string quartets contain his most personal music, for Schubert, …

Mar 26, 2012
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With a belated debut, CSO serves up admirable program of Russian rarities

This week’s Chicago Symphony Orchestra program could be titled “Less familiar …

Mar 23, 2012
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Less proves to be more with eighth blackbird’s Minimalist program at MCA

Leave it to the Museum of Contemporary Art and the innovation …

Mar 23, 2012
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Tilson Thomas, San Francisco Symphony provide dynamic advocacy for mixed “Mavericks’ program

When most orchestras go on tour, they usually bring a star …

Mar 22, 2012
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Bella Voce offers stellar advocacy for ambitious Renaissance program

In what may well be the most ambitious program in its …

Mar 19, 2012
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