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Classical (Music Genre)

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  • Vienna Boys Choir coming to Symphony Hall

    The famed Vienna Boys Choir returns to the Lehigh Valley Dec. 5 for a holiday concert at Miller Symphony Hall in Allentown. The best-known and most prolific boys' choir in the world will present a diverse program, from beloved Christmas tunes and medieval...
  • Review: Ashu brings the sax's soulful voice to splendid PSO concert

    Review: Ashu brings the sax's soulful voice to splendid PSO concert
    For some inexplicable reason, many classical orchestras fear to tread on the uncertain domain of classical saxophone repertoire. Whether it's the relative newness of an instrument that didn't have much time to grow into the classical tradition, or its...
  • Maestro Noseda keeps focus on Turin's 'William Tell' tour

    Maestro Noseda keeps focus on Turin's 'William Tell' tour
    Italian opera houses have been rocked in recent years by what appears to be a never-ending series of financial, managerial and labor crises that have given an embarrassing black eye to the country where opera was born. Riccardo Muti's resignation from...
  • Alsop, BSO deliver a riveting program of Bernstein and Beethoven

    Alsop, BSO deliver a riveting program of Bernstein and Beethoven
    Leonard Bernstein spent a good deal of time confronting age-old existential questions of life, religion, identity. He was determined to discover definitive meaning and purpose. But, as the famed conductor-composer wrote in 1960, "I have two answers to...
  • West Hartford Music Man Makes It Big In NYC

    West Hartford Music Man Makes It Big In NYC
    Marc Kaplan has always been a quick study. As a kid growing up in West Hartford, he was smitten by the sound of a brass quintet, and a short time later he was making credible music on the French horn, a notoriously difficult instrument. In high school...
  • Classical quintet, female inmates in mutual awe at L.A. County Jail

    Classical quintet, female inmates in mutual awe at L.A. County Jail
    The first ovation did not take long. The moment the musicians entered the room Friday morning, the audience erupted. The spectators were seated in five long rows, roughly 85 women altogether, all of them wearing the same outfit. Dark blue pants, white...
  • Review: Good vibes from Jason Marsalis at Jazz Showcase

    Review: Good vibes from Jason Marsalis at Jazz Showcase
    Listeners often think of Jason Marsalis first as Wynton Marsalis' younger brother and second as a New Orleans drummer. But like his siblings – including saxophonist Branford and trombonist Delfeayo – Jason stands as a first-rate musician-...
  • Review: Kraemer brings stylish verve to CSO's Bach marathon

    Review: Kraemer brings stylish verve to CSO's Bach marathon
    The idea of presenting Bach in bulk is not new but has gained currency in Chicago in recent months. Barely three weeks after the WFMT Bach Organ Project – a 10-concert series devoted to performances of the complete solo organ works of J.S. Bach...
  • Chicago Symphony Orchestra is music to my (frostbitten) ears

    Chicago Symphony Orchestra is music to my (frostbitten) ears
    Unfortunately, this past week has confirmed that winter has come early and with a vengeance. As the memories of street fests, al fresco brunches and Sunday softball games fade away, it’s time to compile the winter bucket list before you find...
  • Kevin Cole celebrates Gershwin on the 88s

    Kevin Cole celebrates Gershwin on the 88s
    When Kevin Cole sits down to play Friday night at PianoForte Studios, he'll be doing double duty for the cause to which he has devoted his life: the music of George Gershwin. As the country's leading piano interpreter of Gershwin's work, Cole will...
  • Classical: Saxophonist Ashu joins Pennsylvania Sinfonia in dynamic program

    Classical: Saxophonist Ashu joins Pennsylvania Sinfonia in dynamic program
    Concerts featuring works for classical saxophone are a little out of the ordinary, but then virtuoso saxophonist Ashu Kejariwal is a little out of the ordinary himself. Ashu (just one name, like Liberace) will join the Pennsylvania Sinfonia Orchestra...