New work offers strong words, clear music and the joined forces of Cantate and Afro Blue.
Soheil Nasseri dealt masterfully with a bad piano in a dinner concert at Strathmore’s new hall/club, AMP.
Vassily Sinaisky leads Rachmaninoff rarity, after a showcase for NSO principal clarinet Loren Kitt.
The Wallace Foundation announces a 52 million dollar initiative to build performing arts audiences. Are the projects it’s funding actually innovative? And should they be?
The Salome Chamber Orchestra and A Far Cry both seemed to need work in this weekend’s concerts.
Double-bass virtuoso shows himself a pure musician, beyond genres.
Free speech or hate speech? The Toronto Symphony lets the pianist Valentina Lisitsa go due to her controversial Twitter feed -- and now the classical music world is debating the distinction.
Nezet-Seguin and the Philadelphia Orchestra remind District audiences of their Rachmaninoff mastery
Daniil Trifonov and the NSO conquered and puzzled with the infamous “Rach 3.”
In naming Deborah Rutter, a classical music administrator, the Kennedy Center may be sending a signal.