Archive for 2017

Critic’s Choice

The New World Symphony’s final chamber music concert of the season …

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Wed Mar 29, 2017
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Conlon, New World make powerful case for neglected Shostakovich symphony

 The conductor James Conlon stepped onto the podium at New World …

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Sun Mar 26, 2017
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Cleveland Orchestra closes season with lightweight Italian program

The Cleveland Orchestra was in prime form for the final season …

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Sat Mar 25, 2017
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Cleveland Orchestra slashes 2018 Arsht residency with no explanation to Miami

Despite previous denials that it was planning to shut down its …

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Fri Mar 24, 2017
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Critic’s Choice

Any symphony dedicated to Lenin starts with one strike against it. …

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Tue Mar 21, 2017
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Love hurts at mixed Miami Symphony concert

The Miami Symphony Orchestra, led by Eduardo Marturet, presented a program …

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Mon Mar 20, 2017
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April 2

New World Symphony
Chamber Concert
Roberto González-Monjas, violinist
Paul Appleby, tenor…

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Sun Mar 19, 2017
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Weak libretto undermines strong music and compelling story in FGO’s “Before Night Falls”

 The contemporary opera Before Night Falls, which opened Saturday at the …

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Sun Mar 19, 2017
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Barnatan, Academy close Arsht series with stylish performances

The Academy of St. Martin in the Fields is one of …

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Sun Mar 19, 2017
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Critic’s Choice

A 21st-century opera comes to South Florida Saturday night when Florida …

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Thu Mar 16, 2017
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FGO set to present operatic tale of exiled Cuban poet

After escaping from Cuba, the novelist and poet Reinaldo Arenas found …

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Tue Mar 14, 2017
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Weak soloist apart, the Royal Scottish Orchestra gives a fine account of themselves at the Broward Center

 Not many visiting orchestras arrive in South Florida with an endorsement …

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Tue Mar 14, 2017
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Vänskä, New World Symphony soar with Sibelius

Osmo Vänskä is one of the world’s most distinguished interpreters of …

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Sun Mar 12, 2017
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Verdi’s “Rigoletto” receives a crackling performance from Palm Beach Opera

Verdi’s dark masterpiece Rigoletto was given a moving performance Friday at …

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Sat Mar 11, 2017
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Nu Deco Ensemble serves up a wide-ranging salute to Cuba

The Nu Deco Ensemble, Miami’s contemporary music orchestra, is a group …

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Sat Mar 11, 2017
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Genova & Dimitrov Duo bring purity and depth to Dranoff 2Piano recital

The piano duo of Aglika Genova and Liuben Dimitrov avoided showiness …

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Fri Mar 10, 2017
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Conductor makes superb Seraphic Fire debut with Russian program

From the carved stone pulpit of St. Sophia Greek Orthodox Cathedral …

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Thu Mar 09, 2017
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Critic’s Choice

The Finnish conductor Osmo Vänskä always brings excitement and unpredictability to …

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Tue Mar 07, 2017
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New World members explore 20th-century chamber works

Music from the first three decades of the 20th century made …

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Mon Mar 06, 2017
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Stravinsky’s “Rake’s Progress” proves a bridge too far for Frost Opera Theater

The University of Miami’s Frost Opera Theater productions have been consistently …

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Fri Mar 03, 2017
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