2013 // October

Pianist András Schiff enlivens Bach’s Goldberg Variations

Oct. 23 at UNC’s Memorial Hall
by Chris Vitiello @chrisvitiello

Photo by Dieter Mayer
Pianists are measured against one another by how they handle benchmark compositions. For instance, with their rigor and accessibility, Johann Sebastian Bach’s Goldberg Variations helped bestow… Read More >

Footloose: Former Batsheva dancer breaks her silence

Sharon Eyal - Haaretz Magazine

Sharon Eyal, who now works with partner Gai Behar, is realizing her own artistic vision.
By Elad Samorzik May 24, 2013
Published in HAARETZ
One day, about seven years ago, the theater agent Menno Plukker was walking with an associate on Saint Catherine Street in Montreal, near the Place des Arts…. Read More >

Brooklyn Rider’s Almanac for the 21st Century

Brooklyn Rider Image 02 - credit SarahSmall.jpg

By William Robin
Hearing three-quarters of Brooklyn Rider is just as good as hearing four-quarters of plenty of other string quartets. Though missing their violinist Johnny Gandelsman?who was playing what was apparently an astounding recital in New York?the members of Brooklyn Rider swept through… Read More >