A Puccini CD comes out a year after the sesquicentennial.
Saluting Blanche Moyse, the extraordinary Bach conductor, on her 100th birthday.
The Philadelphia Orchestra is reportedly close to naming its next CEO: Allison Vulgamore of the Atlanta Symphony.
More thoughts on Luc Bondy's "Tosca," and so-called fidelity to the score.
A link to Robert Battey's review of the Calder Quartet.
The Sonic Circuits festival starts tonight, showcasing experimental and avant-garde music from around the world in concerts all over the Washington area, from clubs to concert halls.
Links to a review of the Metropolitan Opera's new "Tosca" in today's Washington Post, plus other takes from other critics. The Cliff's Notes version: nobody liked it.
Mark J. Estren reviews Emil de Cou's first concert at the head of the Virginia Chamber Orchestra.
Events from the weekend: Philip Glass's latest opera premiered in Linz; the Philadelphia Orchestra's financial woes; the death of the composer Leon Kirchner.