Classissima My classical music

 

NEWS

NY Times

June 24   -  

Another Title for Pierre Audi: Director of Aix-en-Provence Festival

Mr. Audi, artistic director of the Park Avenue Armory who has led the Dutch National Opera for three decades, will take over in 2018.

June 23   -  

Classical Music Listings for June 24-30

June 23   -  

How Jaap van Zweden Became America’s Best-Paid Conductor in 2013

Mr. van Zweden, the incoming music director of the New York Philharmonic, received more than $5.1 million that year, according to recent tax filings.

June 23   -  

Croatia Beat Spain, 2-1, but the Notable Score Came From the Orchestra

In a concert hall in Paris, an orchestra provided an eclectic musical backdrop to Croatia’s victory against Spain on Tuesday in the European Championships.

June 21   -  

Review: A Pianist Pays Homage to Birdsong

Pierre-Laurent Aimard dived into Messiaen’s “Catalogue d’Oiseaux” in concerts stretching from sunrise to after midnight in Suffolk, England.

June 20   -  

Review: ‘Norgard in New York’ Culminates in Rarefied Atmospherics

In a concert at Scandinavia House, your ears could sense the intricate structures this Danish composer erects to conjure an unusual, alluring ambience.

June 19   -  

Review: Yefim Bronfman Plays Prokofiev’s Overlooked Piano Sonatas

The pianist alternated the fifth and ninth piano sonatas with Prokofiev’s popular two violin sonatas on Saturday at Zankel Hall.

June 19   -  

A Grand Rendition of Beethoven. It Takes Up a Million Square Feet, In Fact.

An artist cut an image of the composer into the grass of a field in upstate New York, and musicians are going to use the field as a stage to perform several of his works.

June 17   -  

Review: The New York Philharmonic Pays Tribute to Orlando

Some 50,000 people were in Central Park on Wednesday for a concert dedicated to the memory of the victims of the shooting. The orchestra also played there on Thursday.

June 17   -  

Leading the Orchestra, an Outsider Invited In

The booking of Kazem Abdullah as a conductor of the Westchester Philharmonic is a promising sign for a less homogenous classical music world.
No previous pages | 1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7 | 8 | 9 | 10 | 11 | 12 | 13 | 14 | 15 | 16 | 17 | 18 | 19 | 20 | 21 | 22 | 23 | 24 | 25 | 26 | 27 | 28 | 29 | 30 | 31 | 32 | 33 | 34 | 35 | 36 | 37 | 38 | 39 | 40 | 41 | 42 | 43 | 44 | 45 | 46 | 47 | 48 | 49 | 50 | 51 | 52 | 53 | 54 | 55 | 56 | 57 | 58 | 59 | 60 | 61 | 62 | 63 | 64 | 65 | 66 | 67 | 68 | 69 | 70 | 71 | 72 | 73 | 74 | 75 | 76 | 77 | 78 | 79 | 80 | 81 | 82 | 83 | 84 | 85 | 86 | 87 | 88 | 89 | 90 | 91 | 92 | 93 | 94 | 95 | 96 | 97 | 98 | 99 | 100 | 101 | 102 | 103 | 104 | 105 | 106 | 107 | 108 | 109 | 110 | 111 | 112 | 113 | 114 | 115 | 116 | 117 | 118 | 119 | 120 | 121 | 122 | 123 | 124 | 125 | 126 | 127 | 128 | 129 | 130 | 131 | 132 | 133 | 134 | 135 | 136 | 137 | 138 | 139 | 140 | 141 | 142 | 143 | 144 | 145 | 146 | 147 | 148 | 149 | 150 | 151 | 152 | 153 | 154 | 155 | 156 | 157 | 158 | 159 | 160 | 161 | 162 | 163 | 164 | 165 | 166 | 167 | 168 | 169 | 170 | 171 | 172 | 173 | 174 | 175 | 176 | 177 | 178 | 179 | 180 | 181 | 182 | 183 | 184 | 185 | 186 | 187 |