Zambello to take over the Glimmerglass Opera.
A link to my review of Christoph Eschenbach's first outing with the NSO since being named music director: the Verdi Requiem.
A link to my story about the NSO's new timpanist, Jauvon Gilliam, in today's Washington Post.
Leon Fleisher plays Bach: commemorating the completion of our joint work on the manuscript of his forthcoming memoir.
Cecelia Porter reviews a neoclassical concert by the Inscape Chamber Orchestra.
Charles T. Downey reviews the culmination of the "Changes: Seasons" festival, which also marked the debut of a new contemporary-music ensemble at the National Gallery of Art.
Plácido Domingo is home recovering from surgery; a malignant polyp was removed from his colon.
A link: the Times (in England) asks a group of musicians and presenters about changing the classical concert experience.
A link to my review of the Mariinsky's "War and Peace" at the Kennedy Center.