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LENOX — Leonard Bernstein liked to do things in a grand manner, and Tanglewood will celebrate the 100th anniversary of his birth next summer with a blast of his music befitting his outsize … more
2018 Tanglewood Season Listing (exclusive of Friday Night Preludes and Saturday morning rehearsals)All programs and artists are subject to change. Thursday, June 21, 8 p.m. ShedWait Wait...Don't Tell … more
WILLIAMSTOWN — Imagine: Under pressure from his coach, the young violinist loses the chance to premiere what is now the most popular of American violin concertos. It is the concerto written for … more
NORTHAMPTON — Blue Heron may have been founded as a Renaissance choir, but don't call the vocal ensemble that now."We were founded, it's true, as a choir — a choir to do Renaissance music … more
How do you tell the story of a community band that's been around since 1936?You could start with the oldest member of the Eagles Band: a 92-years-young trumpet player who spends his retirement (his … more
GREAT BARRINGTON — One group plays modern instruments, the other group plays period instruments. Both groups will play all-Bach.In effect, it's a Bach doubleheader, though the scheduling of the … more
WILLIAMSTOWN — If you believed the Berkshire Symphony, the worst malady the United States suffered between the two world wars was melancholy.In the real world, disillusionment and the … more
If you could attend only one Berkshire classical-music concert in 2017, "Das Rheingold" at Tanglewood was the one to hear.The Wagner opera, conducted by Andris Nelsons with Thomas J. Mayer as Wotan, … more
It was a slow climb to the peak of the Berkshires' 2017 pop music performance schedule. But the pinnacle provided sounds that reverberated far beyond the county's mountainous terrain.During a … more
RICHMOND — In 2011, Cecylia Arzewski realized a lifelong ambition: She recorded Bach's six unaccompanied sonatas and partitas for violin, the Everest of the solo violin literature.She then put … more
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