Anne Midgette came to the Washington Post in 2008, when she consolidated her various cultural interests under the single title of chief classical music critic. She blogs at The Classical Beat, which she thinks you really should be reading.
At Kennedy Center on Monday, Marc-Andre Hamelin played with near-clinical precision and a cold inner fire.
Opera singer Renée Fleming lifts curtain on six vocal genres with wonderful panels, flawed concert.
What CDs to get a classical music lover? I look at my own assumptions and ask for crowdsourcing advice.
My joint review/debate with Greg Sandow about “War Requiem” prompts us to solicit other opinions.