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Feb 042017
 
Classical CD Reviews: Boston Modern Orchestra Project plays Steven Stucky and Johannes Moser plays Elgar

BMOP releases a fitting, moving tribute to a giant of contemporary music; Johannes Moser turns in a sweeping performance of Elgar’s Cello Concerto.

Oct 262016
 
CD Reviews: Tchaikovsky’s Symphony no. 1 and Mozart Violin Concertos plus Wagner Overtures & Preludes

For recorded sound, for brilliance of orchestral execution, and for interpretive concept, Janowski is one of the 21st century’s best Wagnerians.

Oct 022016
 
Classical Music CD Reviews: Hrůša’s Dvorák, "The Lost Songs of St. Kilda," and Steve Richman’s Gershwin

The Lost Songs of St. Kilda is a disc that’s simple but profound, beautiful and enduring.

Jun 142016
 
CD Reviews: Schumann’s Cello Concerto, "Visions," and Janowski’s "Ring of the Nibelungen"

Jean-Guihen Queyras wraps up a Schumann concerto trilogy in style, pianists Christina and Michelle Naughton play with panache and color.

Jun 122016
 
Fuse Classical CD Reviews: Pygmalion’s "Rhinemaidens," Johann Strauss’s "Der Zigeunerbaron," and Aurora Orchestra’s "Introit"

A superior classical music concept album, a reminder of how smart and sturdy Johan Strauss’s music can be..