Larry Fuchsberg

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Larry Fuchsberg regularly contributes classical-music reviews and stories.

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Mahler gets impressive reading from SPCO

Making his debut as the latest artistic partner, Edo de Waart helps the SPCO sink its teeth into the piece.

Updated: January 10, 2011, - 09:54 AM

Orchestra begins new Beethoven cycle

CD REVIEW Osmo Vänskä and soloist Yevgeny Sudbin share a devotion to lucidity and daring dynamics in their first disc of piano concertos.

Updated: December 25, 2010, - 12:41 PM

Suggestions for a good classical CD

A handful of discs that caught my attention in the past year.

Updated: December 11, 2010, - 02:55 PM

SPCO finds zest, wit in Rameau

Music of the French baroque is followed by Haydn and Stravinsky.

Updated: December 10, 2010, - 04:59 PM

SPCO celebrates all things baroque

REVIEW Bach's "Brandenburg" Concerto No. 5 was the wild highlight of an evening with Laurence Cummings.

Updated: November 27, 2010, - 10:31 PM

SPCO, Graf weave a tale of two cities

Austrian conductor Hans Graf put the dazzling music front and center as he led the St. Paul Chamber Orchestra through its stirring homage to Paris and Vienna. It was almost perfection, if not for the program notes.

Updated: November 13, 2010, - 05:49 PM

Vänskä leads riveting 'Fantastique'

Orchestra's performance of big Berlioz work swings between passion and pathos, menace and melancholy.

Updated: November 04, 2010, - 07:52 PM

Skrowaczewski is enduring, vital and free of artificiality

For 51 seasons, the conductor/composer has remained steadfast and serious about his music making.

Updated: October 21, 2010, - 06:43 PM

Minnesota Orchestra delivers nicely with selections from Walton, Dvorak

In spite of lukewarm program choices, the orchestra sounded exceptional in this concert. You're unlikely to hear a better Dvorak rendition, even in Prague.

Updated: October 14, 2010, - 09:05 PM

Bicket and SPCO mix eras with elan

A program combined baroque and contemporary music to riveting effect.

Updated: October 08, 2010, - 10:07 PM

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