The New Yorker
Hilton Als remembers Etta James.
New York Times
A beloved set of strings goes to a good home.
Last weekend marked the first time that Ernst Krenek’s “The Secret Kingdom” and Viktor Ullmann’s “The Emperor of Atlantis” have shared a bill.
On Wednesday, Plácido Domingo took time out of his schedule to travel 40 blocks south where he conducted a youth concert of students who are participating in a music program inspired by Venezuela’s El Sistema.
The turbine at Glyndebourne Opera House has been officially launched five years after the project was first publicly mooted.
(Written on January 23, 2012 )