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Seraphic Fire’s Christmas program spotlights the religious solemnity of the season

In a darkened, candlelit church Thursday evening, male voices intoned a […]

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Fri Dec 07, 2018
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Kyung-Wha Chung shows some of the old magic at Frost Chopin Festival

At the height of her career, the violinist Kyung-Wha Chung held […]

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Fri Jun 29, 2018
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MTT, New World close season with a sumptuous, searing Mahler Ninth

Few South Florida classical events provide the reliable rewards of Michael […]

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Sun May 06, 2018
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Cuban pianist lights a fire with South Florida Symphony

The Cuban pianist Aldo López-Gavilán gave a warmly lyrical, effortlessly virtuosic […]

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Mon Apr 16, 2018
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Danish Quartet illuminates Beethoven’s music across three eras

 Many of the world’s greatest string quartets touch down in South […]

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Sun Apr 15, 2018
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Composer Adams proves an excellent guide in New World’s contemporary program

John Adams, the foremost living composer in the United States, strode […]

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Sun Apr 01, 2018
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Every season, members of the New World Symphony compete for the […]

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Thu Mar 22, 2018
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Chicago Symphony’s low brass will take top billing at the Kravis Center

In a rehearsal room at Chicago’s Symphony Center members of the Chicago […]

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Thu Feb 08, 2018
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The modernist score may not seem quite so daring today, and […]

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Tue Jan 23, 2018
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The headliner on the New World Symphony‘s concerts this weekend will […]

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Wed Jan 10, 2018
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Orpheus Chamber Orchestra brings its polished richness to the Kravis Center

The Orpheus Chamber Orchestra came to the Kravis Center in West […]

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Wed Dec 06, 2017
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Miami Music Festival delivers a riveting “Dead Man Walking” in South Florida premiere

The Miami Music Festival, which just gave South Florida a rare […]

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Fri Jul 28, 2017
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New World’s “New Work” program offers powerful moments

The program notes for New World Symphony’s concert of world premieres […]

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Sun Apr 30, 2017
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A landmark in South Florida’s recent musical history was Florida Grand […]

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Wed Apr 19, 2017
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De Leeuw, New World explore the dark side in contemporary program

 The New World Symphony’s contemporary music concerts are called Sounds of […]

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Sun Apr 16, 2017
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Tenor Appleby wraps New World’s chamber series in stirring style

Not many chamber concerts feature a star tenor of the Metropolitan […]

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Mon Apr 03, 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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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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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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