My Weekend at Tanglewood

August 8, 2012

Itook last Friday off work, rented a car, and drove out to Lenox with my girlfriend for a relaxing weekend in the Berkshires, where the clean air and small town quaintness made it difficult to return to urban apartment life. We booked two nights at the Summer White House, a small B&B pleasantly situated on […]


Slideshow: The BSO puts on a fashion show

April 17, 2010

Ryan Howell brings us photos from the BSO’s Project Tchaikovsky.


Photo Preview: Hilary Hahn & the BSO

March 10, 2010

Boston lowbrow previews Hilary Hahn’s performance of Prokofiev’s violin concerto with the BSO.


James Levine Calls In Sick for Beethoven Nos. 1-4

October 22, 2009

According to today’s Globe, James Levine will not return to the BSO tonight as planned to conduct the first concert in this season’s complete Beethoven symphony cycle. From what I’ve seen, I’ve enjoyed the guest conductors, particularly Ludovic Morlot’s recent program. The local in me would have liked a box set of the complete symphonies […]