Music Reviews archive
Read When A Thoughtful Cellist Meets An Imaginative Composer
December 18, 2012 – Cellist Steven Isserlis and pianist-composer Thomas Adès shine in a recital of disparate pieces.
Watch The Boogers And Play Date Make Punk Rock For Kids
Read Ke$ha: A 'Warrior' In Search Of Legitimacy
Watch Bruno Mars Goes Anyplace And Everyplace On 'Jukebox'
December 11, 2012 – The star traverses the pop landscape, pulling in far-flung influences and making them his own.
Read Bass Note: Mingus And The Jazz Workshop Concerts
Read Forgotten Gems From The Dave Brubeck Quartet
Read Two Malian Guitar Greats, Gone But Still Wailing
Read Classical Lost And Found: Hubert Parry's Glorious England
December 4, 2012 – A new album of Hubert Parry's neglected works for chorus and orchestra swells with English pride.
Read Tracey Thorn: 'Secular Carols' For The Holidays
Read Turning Up The Volume On The Electric Blues
Read 'Buddy And Jim': Friends In Life And Songwriting
Read Ghetto Brothers: Guitars Over Guns
Read Cecilia Bartoli's New 'Mission' Unearths Baroque Gems
November 27, 2012 – Lloyd Schwartz reviews the opera star's new album, featuring the music of Agostino Steffani.
Read Joyce DiDonato: Sublime Singing Makes The Unreal Real
November 27, 2012 – Hear a celebrated mezzo-soprano sing an aria from her exceptional new recording of Baroque opera.
Read Jason Kao Hwang: From The Blues To China And Back