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A gaudy stand-and-sing Semiramide at the Met

By , 19 February 2018
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Romeo + Juliet at New York City Ballet, Truncated but Still Trenchant

By , 17 February 2018
***11
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New York Philharmonic shines in a concert performance of Die Walküre

By , 14 February 2018
***11
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Muti and the Chicago Symphony demonstrate the benefits of a long-lasting relationship at Carnegie Hall

By , 10 February 2018
****1
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New York City Ballet: Martins, Walker and Ratmansky

By , 09 February 2018
***11
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Suffering, transcendence, redemption: The Met's Parsifal is a long trip, well worth it

By , 05 February 2018
*****
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Hits and Misses in NYCB's 21st Century Choreographers Program

By , 04 February 2018
***11
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Stephen Hough looking at German Romanticism through a Debussian lens

By , 30 January 2018
****1
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All Balanchine program shows all's well at New York City Ballet

By , 27 January 2018
***11
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Stéphane Denève masters the Prokofiev idiom at the helm of New York Philharmonic

By , 26 January 2018
****1
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Exquisite musicianship in Met's revival of Il trovatore

By , 22 January 2018
****1
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Daniele Gatti and the Royal Concertgebouw at Carnegie Hall: an evolving collaboration

By , 18 January 2018
****1
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The Concertgebouw Orchestra and Daniele Gatti: keeping the tradition alive

By , 17 January 2018
****1
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Textural clarity in Susanna Mälkki’s return to the New York Philharmonic

By , 11 January 2018
****1
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Alagna shines as murky Cav and exciting Pag reappear at The Met

By , 08 January 2018
****1
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Beautiful singing, realistic staging for the Met’s new Tosca

By , 03 January 2018
****1
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The Met's Merry Widow fails to convince

By , 16 December 2017
***11
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Kota Yamazaki and Fluid hug-hug at Baryshnikov Arts Center

By , 15 December 2017
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Met's revival of Figaro as relevant today as ever

By , 09 December 2017
****1
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Balancing longueurs and invention: the Philadelphia Orchestra at Carnegie Hall

By , 08 December 2017
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Janine Jansen and Friends: unbelievable harmony at Carnegie Hall

By , 07 December 2017
*****
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A mighty second cast for Met’s Norma revival

By , 05 December 2017
****1
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A world première and standard repertoire from Edo de Waart and the New York Phil

By , 30 November 2017
***11
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The Metropolitan Opera pays tribute to Dmitri Hvorostovsky with Verdi's Requiem

By , 24 November 2017
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Kissing her hair: Barbara Hannigan sings the Second Viennese School at Park Avenue Armory

By , 16 November 2017
*****
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Viennese diversity: the Tetzlaff Quartet plays Mozart, Berg and Schubert

By , 16 November 2017
****1
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Ailyn Pérez stands out in a mixed performance of Massenet's Thaïs at The Met

By , 15 November 2017
***11
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Garth Fagan Dance at The Joyce, Program B

By , 10 November 2017
***11
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A cursory Mahler 3 from Zubin Mehta and the Israel Philharmonic

By , 08 November 2017
**111
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Nearing the end of an era: Zubin Mehta and the Israel Philharmonic at Carnegie Hall

By , 07 November 2017
****1
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Weak leads sink beautiful Met Butterfly

By , 06 November 2017
***11
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The Pleasures of Dance: Tanzvergnügen auf Dresden

By , 03 November 2017
***11
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A Mozart-Pergolesi combo concert in New York... with dance

By , 01 November 2017
****1
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Matthew Bourne’s The Red Shoes is a Colorful but Muddled Show

By , 28 October 2017
***11
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Adès' riveting The Exterminating Angel debuts at the Metropolitan Opera

By , 26 October 2017
****1
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ABT Features Benjamin Millepied's I Feel the Earth Move Première

By , 25 October 2017
***11
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Unexpected dream pairing in Jerome Robbins’ Other Dances

By , 22 October 2017
****1
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Mahler and Sciarrino from Antonio Pappano and the Santa Cecilians at Carnegie Hall

By , 21 October 2017
***11
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A glorious return to Carnegie Hall for Martha Argerich

By , 20 October 2017
****1
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An evening under Bach’s sign with pianist-conductor Sir András Schiff

By , 19 October 2017
****1
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Dyka and Antonenko shine in an extravagant Turandot at the Met

By , 17 October 2017
***11
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Shedding light on inventiveness: the Takács Quartet and guests at Carnegie Hall

By , 14 October 2017
*****
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Ballet West Returns to the Joyce

By , 13 October 2017
***11
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Leif Ove Andsnes unleashes Nordic magic with the New York Philharmonic

By , 12 October 2017
****1
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Julie Taymor’s Magic Flute is still mesmerizing at The Met

By , 10 October 2017
****1
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Kopatchinskaja and Campbell revive the art of the string duo at Park Avenue Armory

By , 09 October 2017
****1
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Angel Blue impresses in her Met debut in an enthralling Bohème

By , 06 October 2017
***11
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Carnegie Hall opens season with Gershwin and Bernstein

By , 04 October 2017
***11
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A Bushel and Some Pecks at NYC Ballet

By , 03 October 2017
***11
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Grigòlo stars as Debus leads thrilling Hoffmann at The Met

By , 26 September 2017
****1
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