The Boston-based early music vocalists brought warmth to a bitterly cold Seattle night on Saturday with works from the 13th-15th centuries.
The Modigliani Quartet performed Debussy, Shostakovich and Arriaga with clarity and grace on Tuesday night in Seattle.
Kronos Quartet’s first violinist and founder talks about discovering the string-quartet repertoire and the founding of his legendary new-music ensemble in 1973.
Upcoming concerts by two Seattle-based vocal groups spotlight British composer Benjamin Britten on the 100th anniversary of his birth. Concerts are Dec. 6-14, 2013.
British composer John Tavener, whose austere choral and orchestral works reflected his religious journey from West to East, died Tuesday. He was 69.
Two Seattle choral groups, The Esoterics and Seattle Pro Musica, celebrate British composer Benjamin Britten’s centenary with concerts this month and next. First up: The Esoterics’ ‘Profana,’ featuring his secular works for voice, Nov.
Julia Tai juggles three music directorships, teaching and freelance work. Two chances to see her: Seattle Modern Orchestra, (she’s co-founder), performs Nov. 22, while Philharmonia Northwest, where she’s director, performs Nov.
Seattle Symphony salutes Seattle Opera director Speight Jenkins with a production of Verdi’s Requiem. The four soloists were cast by Jenkins and Washington native Jordan Bisch, in the bass role, is one of them. Nov.
The Rankes, who arrived in Seattle in 1881, brought their love of culture with them, hosting entertainment in the fine homes they built in the city. Otto Ranke was also a successful contractor who raised many of the booming city’s ...
Kronos Quartet returns to Seattle for a program that will include works by local composers Ken Benshoof, Jherek Bischoff and Joshua Kohl, plus a collaboration with Degenerate Art Ensemble, on Nov. 16, ...