Pieter Wispelwey

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Ring in the new

If 2009 lives up to the grace and power of some of the concerts that began it, we can look forward to a vintage year.
Haydn trios, Kirchner's 90th-birthday concert, Cantata Singers' Britten, Teatro Lirico's Aida
By LLOYD SCHWARTZ  |  January 20, 2009

Lift every voice!

Opera is the big word for 2009.
Classical goodies for 2009
By LLOYD SCHWARTZ  |  December 30, 2008


Music lovers had a tough decision to make last Saturday between two great operas that are rarely performed here.
Emmanuel Music’s Alcina , André Previn at the BSO, and the Australian Chamber Orchestra
By LLOYD SCHWARTZ  |  April 24, 2007

Aussies go Baroque

These folks from the Lucky Country are one of the youngest orchestras in the world, and will rock up to Portland to perform an evening of Baroque music.
The Australian Chamber Orchestra comes to the Merrill
By BEN MEIKLEJOHN  |  April 18, 2007