Today on Blogcritics
Home » Tag Archives: Rachmaninoff

Tag Archives: Rachmaninoff

Concert Review: New York Festival of Song – ‘From Russia to Riverside Drive: Rachmaninoff and Friends’ (NYC Nov. 10 2015)

Dina Kuznetsova, photo by Karli Cadel

The Russian composer's long and active residence in New York City makes any celebration here of his work seem exceedingly fitting. With Russian-American soprano Dina Kuznetsova, baritone Shea Owens, and theremin player Dalit Warshaw joining pianist/arranger Steven Blier and pianist Michael Barrett, the NYFOS's tribute was a stellar evening. Read More »

EXCLUSIVE: Video Debut – Organ Superstar Cameron Carpenter’s Title-Track Video ‘If You Could Read My Mind’

Cameron Carpenter

Carpenter's self-designed International Touring Organ (ITO) dispenses with pipes in favor of digitized sounds. Read More »

Music Review: Chucho Valdés & The Afro-Cuban Messengers – ‘Border-Free’


The Cuban pianist's new album explores Afro-Cuban jazz, but it is Afro-Cuban without borders. Read More »

Music Review: Various Artists, Piano Concerti at NYCA Winners Evening, NYC, 5/19/2012


Yoonie Han and two young up-and-comers presented piano concerti from three different eras to a packed house near Lincoln Center. Read More »

Concert Review: Lola Astanova at Carnegie Hall, NYC, 1/19/2012


The flashy young virtuoso makes a deep impression in her vivid tribute to Vladimir Horowitz on his very own Steinway. Read More »