Top Ten Performances of 2017

1. Florida Grand Opera: Verdi’s Un Ballo in Maschera.

Florida Grand …

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Tue Dec 19, 2017
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Critic’s Choice for the 2017-18 season

Carson Kievman’s Tesla. September 28- October 1 at the Colony Theater, …

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Thu Aug 24, 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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Pianist Benjamin Grosvenor charts his own adventurous musical path

In classical music, talk of musical “prodigies” can be loaded. On …

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Mon Feb 13, 2017
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Marking 15 years, Welser-Möst is in a good place with Cleveland Orchestra

When Franz Welser-Möst was announced as music director of the Cleveland …

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Mon Jan 23, 2017
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Critic’s Choice

The combination of Michael Tilson Thomas and Mahler is one of …

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Tue Jan 17, 2017
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Top Ten Performances of 2016

1. Patrick Quigley and Seraphic Fire–Brahms’ A German Requiem

Brahms’ rarely …

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Thu Dec 15, 2016
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New World to fete Pulitzer winners in Sunday chamber program

The 100th anniversary of the Pulitzer Prizes will be celebrated by …

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Thu Nov 17, 2016
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Patrick Quigley looks to the past and future as Seraphic Fire opens 15th season

Seraphic Fire has been making music together for fifteen years. TheMiami …

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Wed Oct 12, 2016
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Critic’s Choice for 2016-17 season

[Editor's Note: Rather than the exhaustive (and exhausting) Season Preview of …

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Sat Sep 03, 2016
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Miami Piano Festival Academy is a dream come true for founder Brodsky

The first season of the Miami International Piano Festival Academy is …

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Mon Jul 11, 2016
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Miami Piano Festival to have Italian flavor, leading off with Vincenzo Maltempo

Audiences at the Miami International Piano Festival first heard Vincenzo Maltempo …

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Mon May 09, 2016
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New World Symphony to offer a gallery night with “New Work”

Few artistic events carry as much weight of tradition as performances …

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Tue Apr 26, 2016
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FGO to present powerful Holocaust drama “The Passenger”

Any ambitious singer would normally jump at the chance for a …

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Wed Mar 23, 2016
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Sarasota Opera to celebrate the final season of Verdi cycle in style

A case can be made that every opera season is something …

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Wed Feb 24, 2016
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Conductor Stéphane Denève strives for grazioso balance with home and career

In every industry, “work/life balance” is a hot and often sore …

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Sun Feb 21, 2016
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Top Ten Performances of 2015

1. Florida Grand Opera: Menotti’s The Consul

Gian Carlo Menotti’s Cold …

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Thu Dec 24, 2015
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Pulitzer Prize-winning work offers timely environmental music for Miami

John Luther Adams isn’t the first composer to set the sounds …

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Tue Dec 01, 2015
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Over a tumultuous 75 years, Florida Grand Opera has seen its share of highs and lows

On February 15, 1965, a young Italian tenor made his American …

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Mon Nov 09, 2015
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Frost Dean believes crossover genres will broaden Festival Miami appeal

As a cello student at the University of Miami’s Frost School …

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Mon Oct 12, 2015
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