Jaap van Zweden led the New York Philharmonic in a concert that, despite lackluster programming, was exceptional.
Richard Egarr will become the next music director of Philharmonia Baroque Orchestra in San Francisco, succeeding Nicholas McGegan.
A team in Cremona, Italy, wants to preserve every note from the world’s finest instruments before they become too fragile to play. But perfect recordings need silence. Lots of it.
Jeremy Geffen, part of Carnegie’s artistic planning team for 12 years, will lead Cal Performances at the University of California, Berkeley.
Openly gay performing arts leaders are still rare. So it was a breath of fresh air to chat about coming out and Celine Dion with Yannick Nézet-Séguin and his partner.
In two weeks of programs, our critic found that the orchestra’s sound has taken on a hard edge, disrupting some of music’s most glorious moments.
The two eminences of American music are collaborating on the premiere of Mr. Glass’s new work, based on Bowie’s 1979 album “Lodger.”
The baritone Benjamin Appl made his American recital debut with “Die Schöne Müllerin,” as part of a three-concert series at the Park Avenue Armory.
A musical marathon in Vienna and a Met Opera star were among the highlights.