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9 hours, 37 minutes ago   -  

Toward a Truth That Defies Precision

Creating works based on a raw real-life event, like “The Death of Klinghoffer,” holds dangers as well as opportunities.

9 hours, 37 minutes ago   -  

Rob Moose: Breathing New Life Into Classical Music

Meet Mr. Moose, a co-founder and the violinist of yMusic, an experimental chamber music sextet, as well as a member of the Grammy-winning folk rockers Bon Iver.

9 hours, 37 minutes ago   -  

A Beethoven Teaser and a Rare ‘Cyrano’

The Dutch conductor and violinist Jaap van Zweden was not well known in America when he took over as music director of the Dallas Symphony Orchestra in 2008.

9 hours, 37 minutes ago   -  

Roll Over, Mahler: U.S. Orchestras Are Shrinking

The current cost-cutting trend in American orchestras often means management seeks to fill slots with freelancers rather than full-timers.

Yesterday   -  

Amid Familiar Repertoire, the New York Premiere of an Oceanic Journey

Over two evenings at Carnegie Hall, Michael Tilson Thomas led the San Francisco Symphony in programs traversing Mahler and Samuel Carl Adams’s “Drift and Providence.”

Yesterday   -  

Mozart Melts Into Dark Shostakovich

Mozart’s Sinfonia Concertante in E flat for Violin, Viola and Orchestra was paired with Shostakovich on Thursday night at Avery Fisher Hall.

November 21   -  

Comic Complications Swathed in White Terry Cloth

“Il Turco in Italia,” a Rossini comic opera, presents a challenge to those attempting to untangle its plot.

November 21   -  

Opera & Classical Music Listings for Nov. 21-27

A selected, critical guide to classical music performances in New York City.

November 20   -  

A Playoff, of Sorts, in Bach’s Court

The Mutter Virtuosi, a string orchestra of Anne-Sophie Mutter’s protégées, joined her in concert at Carnegie Hall.

November 19   -  

Stylistically Diverse, but United by One Soul

John Adams selected five works by four composers for the season’s opening concert of the Contact! series, presented on Monday at SubCulture.
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