- February 26, 2007 | Short Lists
- A Change of Scene
It’s a good week to think about a smaller, more intimate show in an unexpected venue.
- February 5, 2007
- Head Case: David Byrne
Q&A with the world-music advocate, sometime filmmaker, indie-rock godfather, and blogger extraordinaire.
- February 5, 2007 | Short Lists
- Premier Premieres
It’s always a small thrill to be the first to hear a new work—especially when it looks to be genuinely good.
- January 22, 2007 | Short Lists
- New and Improved
You heard enough Messiahs and cantatas during the holidays; this week, go for the contemporary stuff.
- January 15, 2007 | Short Lists
- Avant Arias
If the Met’s too much for you, consider these small-scale takes on new and rarely performed operas.
- January 8, 2007 | Short Lists
- Latin Class
Austria may have its Strausses, Russia its Romantics, but much of this week’s liveliest music comes from south of the border.
- January 8, 2008
- Offstage Talent: Taye Diggs
- December 18, 2006 |
- The Year in Classical & Dance
Pleasure came from far-flung corners: Kings of the Dance outran its cheesiness, a movie recalled the odd genius of Glenn Gould, and London darling Angela Gheorghiu finally won over New York.
- December 18, 2006 | Short Lists
- If It's Not Baroque...
It’s that time of year when Johann Sebastian and friends overwhelm the schedule. Our best picks from the seventeenth-century bunch.
- December 11, 2006 | Short Lists
- Classical Kitsch
In a serious-minded genre, a little whimsy never hurts.