Concert Review: Telemann Concerto for flute and recorder, Boston Globe

Handel and Haydn Society offers an intimate Christmas feast at Jordan Hall By Zoë Madonna Globe Staff,Updated December 20, 2019, 5:30 p.m. Concertmaster Aisslinn Nosky leads the H+H strings at Jordan Hall.CHRIS PETRE-BAUMER If you know and love any professional classical musicians, it’s always a good idea to check in on them in December. Make sure they’re eating properly, ask if they need someone to walk the dog, offer them a cup of hot cocoa — or maybe something a little stronger. Whether it’s tinsel-strewn pops fare, Christmas concertos, or hearty old motets and wassailing songs, the holiday season is a time of many musical traditions, and those traditions need musicians to keep them alive

Concert Review: Henze's El Cimarron, Boston Globe

Run AMOC! festival lights up Harvard Square American Modern Opera Company, a creative incubator par excellence, has at last brought Cambridge an opera By Zoë Madonna Globe Staff,Updated December 14, 2019, 4:52 p.m. CAMBRIDGE — For the past few Decembers, American Modern Opera Company has offered adventurous listeners respite from the “Messiah,” motets, and mistletoe that make up most of the month’s concert listings in town. This wittily named Run AMOC! festival has never disappointed with its assortment of curiosities; a rollicking tour through Bach’s sonatas and preludes for flute, a “cage match” between soloists, a musical and theatrical meditation on police brutality, and a visceral colla

Concert review: Brandenburg Concerto no.5

DECEMBER 7, 2019 in: reviews H + H + Six Brandenburgs by Virginia Newes The enthusiastic ensemble (Chris Petre-Baumer photo) The oldest continuously performing arts organization in America scored another first on Thursday night by giving the first concert at Klarman Hall at the Harvard Business School. The year-old, 1000-seat state-of-the-art auditorium designed by William Rawn Associates, which opened just over a year ago, boasts adjustable seating plans and lots of high tech, including a gigantic electronic reredos.* The concert previewed Handel & Haydn Society’s annual performances of all six of Bach’s Brandenburgs at the Gardner Museum, which this year will take place Saturday, December

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