A round-up of fresh performances of Beethoven Concerti.
Concert Review: The Super Trio Celebrates Brahms
The members of this trio seem to have preternatural access to each other’s musical thoughts.
Classical CD Review: Brahms Piano Trios and “Living in Light”
Nothing sleepy about the playing in the Yo-Yo Ma and Emanuel Ax disc; New Hampshire’s Heather Gilligan is a composer to watch.
Concert Review: “Bach Trios” — Yo-Yo Ma, Edgar Meyer, and Chris Thile
J.S. Bach has been subjected to every imaginable kind of transcription, but the combination of mandolin, bass, and cello is probably new.
Concert Review: The BSO Presents an Evening of Benevolent Kindred Spirits
After all these many decades I am still deeply moved by Yo-Yo Ma’s playing, which combines irresistible charisma and generosity of spirit.
Music Review: Yo-Yo Ma and the Silk Road Ensemble at Tanglewood – Global Adoration
If there is such a thing as world music, this is it.
Concert Review: The Boston Symphony Orchestra Looks Abroad
This was was a truly memorable afternoon at Symphony Hall, filled with interesting programming decisions and exciting revelations.
Concert Review: Cellist Yo-Yo Ma Delivers a Magical Evening
Heralded cellist Yo-Yo Ma has played with several distinguished pianists over the years, but none (are) better than Kathryn Stott.
Concert Review: Tanglewood’s 75th Birthday Shindig — Boston Symphony Orchestra, Tanglewood Festival Chorus and Guests
After several years of frustrating cancellations and artistic challenges, Tanglewood and the Boston Symphony Orchestra seemed to be saying that there’s still much to celebrate. And they were right.
Classical Music Sampler: June 2012
Far from being a down month, June marks the start of New England’s summer classical music season.