Archive for July, 2013

Even with Cabell’s artistry, Gordon songs pale over the long haul

The superb American lyric soprano Nicole Cabell was in top vocal …

Jul 31, 2013
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CSO names new contrabassoon

Music director Riccardo Muti and the Chicago Symphony Orchestra have appointed …

Jul 30, 2013
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New York Classical Review to launch in September

I am very happy to announce that we will mark our …

Jul 28, 2013
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Lang Lang returns to Ravinia for a double shot of Beethoven and Prokofiev

The annual Ravinia Women’s Board Gala has a place in musical …

Jul 28, 2013
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Lintu, Grant Park Orchestra soar with Sibelius

The meteorological gods threatened Friday’s Millennium Park concert with cloudy skies, …

Jul 27, 2013
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Conlon, CSO make beautiful night music with Mahler at Ravinia

There is something about summer and Mahler: they go so well …

Jul 26, 2013
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Lyric Opera turns to Stratford Festival for new marketing chief

The Lyric Opera of Chicago has turned to Canada once again …

Jul 26, 2013
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Lintu returns to Grant Park with imposing Shostakovich

Since making his debut at the Grant Park Music Festival a …

Jul 25, 2013
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CSO renews contract at Ravinia through 2018

The Ravinia Festival will continue to be the summer home of …

Jul 25, 2013
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Takács Quartet cancels Ravinia dates

The Takács Quartet has canceled next month’s Ravinia appearances.

The ensemble …

Jul 22, 2013
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