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This is part of a weekly series of columns devoted to a brief look ahead at the weekend's principal Tanglewood concerts.In the 19th century the number nine seemed to be the summit for composers of … more
LENOX — It's one of music's great stories of love and friendship. When Brahms introduced himself to Schumann, Schumann welcomed him into his home and became Brahms' champion. When Schumann grew … more
When singer Nellie McKay performs at Hancock Shaker Village on Saturday, it's anyone's guess what shape the show will take, including McKay's. She's counting on unseen forces having an influence on … more
LENOX — If audiences for classical music weren't audiences for classical music, there would have been dancing in the aisles in Ozawa Hall.From the exotic country named Brooklyn came The Knights … more
PITTSFIELD — It's all about community, said Berkshire Theatre Group CEO/Artistic Director Kate Maguire as she rolled out plans for fall programming at BTG's Colonial Theatre."This community … more
This is part of a weekly series of columns devoted to a brief look ahead at the weekend's principal Tanglewood concerts.The 19th-century movement known as Romanticism affected all the arts, but none … more
LENOX — "The still, sad music of humanity," Wordsworth called it. There it was, in the adagio movement of Beethoven's Violin Sonata No. 6 (Opus 30, No. 1) as played by violinist Leonidas … more
LENOX — When film composer-conductor David Newman first appeared at Tanglewood in 2013 to lead the Boston Symphony in a film-to-music screening of the 1961 Oscar-winning classic "West Side … more
LENOX — To conclude the Festival of Contemporary Music, Thomas Ades conducted the Tanglewood Music Center Orchestra Monday night in his "Asyla," a work at once mystifying and mesmerizing.The … more
LENOX — The Boston Symphony Orchestra took a trip Sunday to Stockbridge, as if it weren't already there.After Friday and Saturday programs marked by impressive solo work but erratic conducting, … more

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