Company Wang Ramirez at Jacob’s Pillow

Company Wang Ramirez at Jacob’s Pillow

Jukly 15, 2015 performance reviewed by Iler McGrath. Company Wang Ramirez made their Jacob’s Pillow debut on Wednesday night with the evening-length work Monchichi. Sebastién Ramirez, a Frenchman with Spanish roots, and Honji Wang, a German woman of Korean descent, are easy to watch onstage, and the duet they have created has many pleasantly surprising Continue Reading…

Tanglewood Brass Spectacular

Boston Crusaders warm up before Tanglewood performance; BerkshireLinks photo.

July 8, 2015 Article by Dave Read The Tanglewood Brass Spectacular featured performances by the Boston Pops Brass & Percussion section, the Boston Crusaders, the third-oldest drum corps in America, celebrating their 75th anniversary; and the sixteen-time Drum Corps International World Champion Blue Devils from Concord, California. The program was suggested by BSO trumpeter and Continue Reading…

2015 Tanglewood season schedule highlights

Andris Nelsons for BSOPhoto: Marco Borggreve

Nov. 13, 2014 Article by Dave Read The 2015 Tanglewood season, which runs from June 20 through Labor Day weekend, celebrates both the inaugural season of Boston Symphony Orchestra music director Andris Nelsons and the 75th anniversary of the BSO’s summer music academy, the Tanglewood Music center. Highlights on the 2015 Tanglewood schedule are appearances Continue Reading…