Maurice Ravel

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Youth movement

In the current Fusionworks production, Locally Grown , artistic director Deb Meunier and her company are welcoming two dance groups from local high schools.
Fusionworks’ Locally Grown
By JOHNETTE RODRIGUEZ  |  May 07, 2010

The human condition

In the ambitious program they will perform this weekend (November 20 and 21 at Rhode Island College), members of Fusionworks Dance Company will premiere three pieces that look at the human condition from several perspectives.
Fusionworks’ probing fall concert
By JOHNETTE RODRIGUEZ  |  November 20, 2009

Yes you can!

Upcoming opera, chamber, and new-music performances in the Boston area
  Stay tuned
By SARA FAITH ALTERMAN  |  January 23, 2009

Puccini goes punk

Perched on the lid of a lace-draped baby grand, a bobblehead quivers along with Christine Teeters's vibrato as she powers through a Tuesday-night voice lesson in the Steinway Piano Building on Boylston Street.
Faced with diminishing mainstream opportunities, Boston's young opera singers are going small and making the repertoire their own
By SARA FAITH ALTERMAN  |  January 21, 2009

Crossword: ''My heart belongs to you''

A little organ music.
By MATT JONES  |  November 12, 2008

‘New music’ agenda

The Bayside Trio push the boundaries of modern classical music, performing works by living or recent composers.
Modern works performed by the Bayside Trio
By EMILY PARKHURST  |  October 22, 2008


New beginnings

Step into any classical music rehearsal space right now and you can almost taste the excitement.
Classical music comes alive this fall
By EMILY PARKHURST  |  September 10, 2008

Russian revel?

The Russians are coming!
Looking ahead to Ballets Russes 2009
By JEFFREY GANTZ  |  May 23, 2008

Quartet for a very long time

Any opportunity to see Maurice Ravel’s String Quartet in F Major performed by musicians of this caliber should always be taken.
Catch the PSQ before they head out on tour
By EMILY PARKHURST  |  February 27, 2008

Colorful sounds

Twice this weekend pianist Laura Kargul will attempt to climb a pianist’s version of Mount Everest: Maurice Ravel’s La Valse.
A musician finds an orchestra inside her piano
By EMILY PARKHURST  |  October 17, 2007

Living classics

Contemporary music will be the centerpiece of the 14th annual Portland Chamber Music Festival.
Premieres by three contemporary composers
By BEN MEIKLEJOHN  |  August 15, 2007


Love and death

“Classic Balanchine” as opposed to . . . “Jazz Balanchine”? “Porno Balanchine”? What was the alternative?
Boston Ballet's "Classic Balanchine" has all the basics
By JEFFREY GANTZ  |  May 09, 2007

Ballet lite

José Mateo’s Ballet Theatre has evolved an easygoing format for showing ballet work at the converted sanctuary of Cambridge Baptist Church in Harvard Square.
José Mateo’s 20th-anniversary dances
By MARCIA B. SIEGEL  |  April 11, 2006