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Ohlsson closes Frost Chopin Festival with brilliance, undimmed artistry

The Frost Chopin Festival, in no small manner, left the best […]

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Mon Jun 27, 2022
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Ukrainian soprano sings music from her embattled country at Chopin Festival

Vocal music of the Ukraine was the featured attraction at the […]

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Thu Jun 23, 2022
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Frost Chopin Festival opens with little Chopin but impressive artistry

A nearly three-hour program featuring an extraordinarily talented young pianist and […]

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Mon Jun 20, 2022
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Who should be the next conductor of the New World Symphony?

The March announcement by Michael Tilson Thomas that he is retiring […]

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Tue Jun 14, 2022
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New World Symphony unveils first season without MTT at the helm

A Black History Month Festival, a season-long survey of music by […]

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Mon Jun 13, 2022
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Mostly Baroque wraps Miami opera season with delightful Pergolesi

This has been a good season for both Baroque opera and […]

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Sun May 29, 2022
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Díaz Trio closes FOCM season with an afternoon of delightful early Beethoven

Beethoven’s string trios proved the perfect soundtrack to a humid Sunday […]

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Mon May 23, 2022
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“Agrippina” closes FGO season with Handel in Hollywood

Productions of operas by George Frideric Handel are a rarity in […]

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Sun May 15, 2022
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MTT closes 34 years with the New World Symphony with moving and memorable Mahler

Billed as “An MTT Celebration,” the New World Symphony’s final concert […]

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Sat May 07, 2022
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New World wraps chamber season with a masterful Schubert rarity

The New World Symphony concluded its chamber music season Sunday afternoon […]

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Mon May 02, 2022
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Bedeviled by Covid, Seraphic Fire still offers inspired “Messiah” moments

Handel’s Messiah must be the most frequently performed choral work worldwide. […]

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Sat Apr 30, 2022
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Tetzlaff Quartet brings patrician virtuosity to FOCM debut

The distinctive sound of the Tetzlaff Quartet and the diverse Viennese […]

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Wed Apr 27, 2022
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FGO’s compelling “Fellow Travelers” illuminates dark days of McCarthy era

Gregory Spears’ opera Fellow Travelers recalls one of the darkest eras […]

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Sun Apr 24, 2022
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Trpčeski lights a fire with blazing bravura for Friends of Chamber Music

There are pianists who are technically adept and accomplished. Then there […]

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Wed Apr 13, 2022
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Copland’s “El Salon Mexico” shines brightest in New World’s Latin-American excursion

The iconic American composers Aaron Copland and Leonard Bernstein emerged the […]

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Mon Apr 11, 2022
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Orchestra Miami takes flight with two aviation rarities

The 95th anniversary of the founding of Pan American World Airways […]

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Sun Apr 10, 2022
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Pintscher’s noisy NWS program shows it’s time to reboot Sounds of the Times

Conductor Matthias Pintscher told the audience at the New World Symphony’s […]

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Sun Apr 03, 2022
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Two debuts spark an outstanding concert by New World Symphony

In 1894 Antonin Dvořak attended a concert that featured the premiere […]

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Sun Mar 27, 2022
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Bass leads Seraphic Fire in a rich and rewarding program of music for male voices

James K. Bass, Seraphic Fire’s associate conductor is a superb director […]

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Thu Mar 24, 2022
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Hough displays consummate artistry in recital for Friends of Chamber Music

While few musicians can be described as personifying “the state of […]

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Tue Mar 22, 2022
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