Chamber & Recital

Mahsa Vahdat (center) in a performance with Kronos Quartet. (credit: Evan Neff)

Kronos Quartet, Mahsa Vahdat lead an exotic Islamic musical journey

Mark Gresham | 16 SEP 2019 Kronos Quartet returned to Atlanta this past Saturday evening for a concert at the Schwartz Center for Performing Arts with Iranian singer Mahsa Vahdat. The program, entitled Music for Change: The Banned Countries, […]

Summit Piano Trio: violinist Helen Hwaya Kim, pianist Robert Henry and cellist Charae Krueger.

Review: Summit Trio impresses in KSU’s season opener

Mark Gresham | 11 SEP 2019 KENNESAW, GA— On Tuesday evening the Summit Piano Trio gave an impressive performance of music by Smetana, Mendelssohn and Leclair at the Bailey Performance Center’s Morgan Hall on the campus of Kennesaw State […]

Kronos Quartet (credit Jay Blakesberg)

David Harrington talks about Kronos Quartet’s “Music for Change”

Andrew Alexander | 10 SEP 2019 The upcoming Kronos Quartet concert at Emory University’s Schwartz Center for Performing Arts, entitled Music for Change: The Banned Countries, was originally created in response to President Trump’s 2017 executive order limiting entry […]

Margery McDuffie Whatley (source: margerymcduffiewhatley.com)

CD Review: “Piano Gems” cuts deeper than typical favorites collection

Mark Buller | 27 AUG 2019 The twenty-first century has so far not been especially kind to the recording industry, and the classical sector is no exception. And yet we can easily find ourselves overwhelmed by the sheer volume […]