Both the San Francisco Symphony and the New York Philharmonic performed the 1931 Violin Concerto this week, as Carnegie Hall began its season.
At Carnegie Hall on Friday, the tenor brought to life a moment just before popular music forked off from the classical tradition.
Our classical music editor offers more than 100 highlights from the coming season.
She was the first African-American woman to headline a concert at Carnegie Hall, but she didn’t care for her stage name, “the Black Patti,” which compared her to a white diva.
Carnegie Hall’s National Youth Orchestra of the United States of America played a fully professional program under Michael Tilson Thomas.
Fund-raisers were held for the Trevor Project, the Public Theater, the Glass House and Carnegie Hall.
Mahan Esfahani has delighted and outraged audiences in Europe and the United States — and made enemies of other players along the way.
The star pianist’s recital of works by Rachmaninoff, Ligeti and Prokofiev at Carnegie Hall made the vast space seem unnervingly empty and lonely.
Daniil Trifonov rarely seems pushed to his limits, but he had to work his hardest in works drawn from different decades of the 20th century.