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Alex Ross
Music critic of The New Yorker, author of The Rest Is Noise and Listen to This, husband of the director of Gayby.
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Alex Ross 51m
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Alex Ross 1d
"Faye Wilson, a board member and former president, angrily shouted as she left the meeting, 'Those idiots!'"
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Alex Ross 2d
SD Opera's financial situation—$15 mil, debt-free—"does not fit the profile of an opera company preparing to close."
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Zachary Woolfe 3d
a characteristically eloquent, learned, precise and personal essay on robert ashley (1930-2014) by :
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An introduction to John Luther Adams, by :
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NewMusicBox 3d
LA Highlights from Maximum Minimalism, WasteLAnd, What’s Next Ensemble performances & more
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Steve Smith 4d
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Alex Ross 4d
My colleague made a fine stab at piercing his secrets last year:
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Alex Ross 4d
He was once a regular here; less now. His rendition of Brahms Op 117/1 was more or less the most beautiful thing I've ever heard.
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Alex Ross 5d
Miscellany, etc.
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Alex Ross 5d
John Luther Adams has won the Pulitzer Prize for his work Become Ocean. My review of the premiere:
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Alex Ross 5d
He's feckless and headstrong. But when he teams up with a crusty veteran, he stops goofing around and starts redeeming. PARSIFAL
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Alex Ross 5d
Aber etwas fehlt...
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Alex Ross 6d
"Mr. Wedekind turns out to be a music hall singer," etc.
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Alex Ross 10 Apr
The future host of the Late Show on CBS once played bit parts in Samuel Barber's Antony and Cleopatra:
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Alex Ross 10 Apr
Thanks! I noticed this mistake on Monday—it's present only in digital-reader versions and is being fixed.
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Alex Ross 10 Apr
The Roerich cornerstone:
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Alex Ross 09 Apr
Marian Anderson sang at the Lincoln Memorial seventy-five years ago today. My 2009 piece about her:
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Steve Smith 08 Apr
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Alex Ross 07 Apr
Recent blog posts, with a link to a new column:
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