Joanna Barouch

Joanna Barouch


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BWW Review: ORPHEUS CHAMBER ORCHESTRA WITH NOBU TSUJII at Carnegie HallBWW Review: ORPHEUS CHAMBER ORCHESTRA WITH NOBU TSUJII at Carnegie Hall
Posted: Sep. 24, 2018


BWW Review: HERSHEY FELDER AS IRVING BERLIN at 59E59BWW Review: HERSHEY FELDER AS IRVING BERLIN at 59E59
Posted: Sep. 7, 2018


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BWW Review: JONAS KAUFMANN at Carnegie HallBWW Review: JONAS KAUFMANN at Carnegie Hall
Posted: Jan. 22, 2018


BWW Review: B MINOR MASS BY JOHANN SEBASTIAN BACH at Church Of The Holy TrinityBWW Review: B MINOR MASS BY JOHANN SEBASTIAN BACH at Church Of The Holy Trinity
Posted: Apr. 20, 2018


BWW Review: THE AMERICAN BRASS QUINTET at Paul Recital Hall At The Juilliard SchoolBWW Review: THE AMERICAN BRASS QUINTET at Paul Recital Hall At The Juilliard School
Posted: Feb. 19, 2018


BWW Review: ORPHEUS CHAMBER ORCHESTRA WITH NOBU TSUJII at Carnegie HallBWW Review: ORPHEUS CHAMBER ORCHESTRA WITH NOBU TSUJII at Carnegie Hall
September 24, 2018

Anyone who has ever taken piano lessons, whether as a child or as an adult, will vouch for the fact that it is not an easy instrument to learn. Reading music simultaneously on two separate lines, instantly coordinating what the eye sees with what the hands play can take years to perfect. Now, imagine what this experience must be like for a person who has been blind since birth, for him or her to sit down at the piano, and play a concerto by Chopin. Nobuyuki Tsujii (or Nobu, as he prefers to be known), is that person. His performance with the Orpheus Chamber Orchestra on September 20, 2018 at Carnegie Hall was nothing short of extraordinary.

BWW Review: HERSHEY FELDER AS IRVING BERLIN at 59E59BWW Review: HERSHEY FELDER AS IRVING BERLIN at 59E59
September 7, 2018

A beautiful room decorated to the nines for Christmas, candles all aglow, with a Steinway concert grand at center stage is your first glimpse into the life of America's most prolific and famous songwriter.

BWW Review: THE EMERSON QUARTET BECOMES A QUINTET FOR A NIGHT at Alice Tully Hall At Lincoln CenterBWW Review: THE EMERSON QUARTET BECOMES A QUINTET FOR A NIGHT at Alice Tully Hall At Lincoln Center
August 3, 2018

As has become the norm with the Mostly Mozart Festival in recent years, the Monday, July 30th Emerson String Quartet concert at Alice Tully Hall included some unusual programming choices. Aided and abetted by guest violist Ms. Nokuthula Ngwenyama, the quartet became a quintet and presented a fascinating program of less familiar works by some very familiar composers to the sold-out house.

BWW Review: REGINA at Opera Theater Of St. LouisBWW Review: REGINA at Opera Theater Of St. Louis
June 4, 2018

For certain xenophobic East Coast opera lovers, the words "St.Louis" and "Opera" could seem like an oxymoron. However, this would be an invalid assumption.

BWW Review: THE EMERSON STRING QUARTET WITH EVGENY KISSIN at Carnegie HallBWW Review: THE EMERSON STRING QUARTET WITH EVGENY KISSIN at Carnegie Hall
April 30, 2018

On Friday, April 27th 2018, the Emerson String Quartet collaborated with celebrated Russian pianist Evgeny Kissin. The concert, presented at Carnegie Hall, featured Mr.Kissin in each work on the program.

BWW Review: B MINOR MASS BY JOHANN SEBASTIAN BACH at Church Of The Holy TrinityBWW Review: B MINOR MASS BY JOHANN SEBASTIAN BACH at Church Of The Holy Trinity
April 20, 2018

A work rarely heard in its entirety, the complete Mass in B Minor by J.S. Bach was performed at the Church of the Holy Trinity, the 'Bach' church on the Upper West Side.

BWW Review: 'AMADEUS' LIVE WITH THE NEW YORK PHILHARMONIC at David Geffen Hall At Lincoln CenterBWW Review: 'AMADEUS' LIVE WITH THE NEW YORK PHILHARMONIC at David Geffen Hall At Lincoln Center
April 15, 2018

'Amadeus' Live score performed by the musicians of the New York Philharmonic

BWW Review: ORPHEUS CHAMBER ORCHESTRA at Carnegie HallBWW Review: ORPHEUS CHAMBER ORCHESTRA at Carnegie Hall
March 26, 2018

Orpheus Chamber Orchestra and violinist Lisa Batiasvhili presented a concert of Schubert and Prokofiev riches on March 24,2018.

BWW Review: THE AMERICAN BRASS QUINTET at Paul Recital Hall At The Juilliard SchoolBWW Review: THE AMERICAN BRASS QUINTET at Paul Recital Hall At The Juilliard School
February 19, 2018

In most music schools, faculty recitals are a standard part of student life. Attendance, while not mandatory, is expected because it is assumed the student will learn something from the performance. Sometimes it isn't exactly what the professor may have intended...A faculty recital at The Juilliard School is a different matter entirely.

BWW Review: ORPHEUS CHAMBER ORCHESTRA at Carnegie HallBWW Review: ORPHEUS CHAMBER ORCHESTRA at Carnegie Hall
February 6, 2018

An Orpheus concert can always be counted on to be a rich, exciting experience for the audience. The February 3rd 2018 concert was certainly no exception.

BWW Review: JONAS KAUFMANN at Carnegie HallBWW Review: JONAS KAUFMANN at Carnegie Hall
January 22, 2018

Wondering if Jonas Kaufmann is going to go out onstage on any given night is something of a parlor game for many opera fans... The most recent worries about whether or not he would make it to his January 20th recital at Carnegie Hall were put to rest when he strode through the doors with his pianist, Helmut Deutsch...