Classical Music

Review: At Seattle chamber-music fest, a world premiere in graceful flight

Written by Lisa Bielawa for the unusual combination of flute/piccolo, French horn, and piano, “Fictional Migrations” had its world premiere at the Seattle Chamber Music Society summer festival Monday.

Dance

Russia’s Bolshoi scraps ballet 3 days before premiere

MOSCOW (AP) — Russia's Bolshoi Theater has canceled a much-anticipated ballet about dancer Rudolf Nureyev just three days before the opening night, a development that got many in Moscow's art scene to speak of a return to censorship. The Russian Culture Ministry on Monday confirmed reports that the decision was announced after the minister had...  VIEW