Jonathan Blumhofer

Oct 232014
Fuse Commentary: “I’ve neither seen nor heard it, but I don’t like it. (And neither should you.)”: "The Death of Klinghoffer" Meets the Know-Nothing Protest

What we seem to have here is one of the glories of our democracy in action: the blind leading the oblivious; aping distortions and downright falsehoods about the opera.

Oct 152014
Fuse Concert Review: Boston Modern Orchestra Project's Surround Sound at Jordan Hall

The orchestral playing, a couple moments of questionable intonation notwithstanding, was commanding and, at times, exhilarating.

Sep 292014
Fuse Concert Review: Boston Symphony Orchestra/Andris Nelsons -- A Substantial Inaugural Outing

At least waiting for Andris Nelsons to take over the orchestra is done. And we don’t have to bide too much time before we get to hear more from him: his first subscription series with the BSO kicks off on Wednesday.