The New Criterion Latest Blog https://newcriterion.com/blogs/dispatch en-us Copyright 2017, NewCriterion.com. All Rights Reserved info@beckandstone.com info@beckandstone.com Ending the Palm Beach season https://newcriterion.com/blogs/dispatch/ending-the-palm-beach-season https://newcriterion.com/blogs/dispatch/ending-the-palm-beach-season June 22, 2021 09:00 On a live concert of Ravel & Brahms at the Palm Beach Symphony. Paul du Quenoy The Critic’s Notebook https://newcriterion.com/blogs/dispatch/critics-notebook-12194 https://newcriterion.com/blogs/dispatch/critics-notebook-12194 June 22, 2021 11:56 On architectural drawings, a Medici exhibition, the Joffrey Ballet & more from the world of culture. The Editors Legs here, legs there https://newcriterion.com/blogs/dispatch/legs-here-legs-there https://newcriterion.com/blogs/dispatch/legs-here-legs-there June 18, 2021 13:00 On “L’Empire des sens de Boucher à Greuze” at the Musée Cognacq-Jay, Paris. James F. Penrose Week in review https://newcriterion.com/blogs/dispatch/week-in-review-12192 https://newcriterion.com/blogs/dispatch/week-in-review-12192 June 18, 2021 14:50 On the poets Ivor Gurney, Edmund Spenser & William Logan. Jane Coombs The Conestoga River flows on https://newcriterion.com/blogs/dispatch/the-conestoga-river-flows-on https://newcriterion.com/blogs/dispatch/the-conestoga-river-flows-on June 17, 2021 11:55 On the history of the Pennsylvania river. Stephen Schmalhofer Music for a While #46: Bach, beekeeping, and more https://newcriterion.com/blogs/dispatch/music-for-a-while-46-bach-beekeeping-and-more https://newcriterion.com/blogs/dispatch/music-for-a-while-46-bach-beekeeping-and-more June 17, 2021 09:22 Jay Nordlinger, The New Criterion’s music critic, talks music—but, more important, plays music. Jay Nordlinger The Critic’s Notebook https://newcriterion.com/blogs/dispatch/the-critics-notebook-12189 https://newcriterion.com/blogs/dispatch/the-critics-notebook-12189 June 15, 2021 10:00 On Piero della Francesca, the National Arts Club, Beethoven’s sonatas & more from the world of culture. The Editors A special recital https://newcriterion.com/blogs/dispatch/a-special-recital https://newcriterion.com/blogs/dispatch/a-special-recital June 14, 2021 12:20 On a young guitarist and his remarkable family. Jay Nordlinger A mezzo-soprano in her glory https://newcriterion.com/blogs/dispatch/a-mezzo-soprano-in-her-glory https://newcriterion.com/blogs/dispatch/a-mezzo-soprano-in-her-glory June 11, 2021 14:30 On a recital by Marianne Crebassa and Alphonse Cemin at La Scala. Jay Nordlinger Ninth Street women & co. https://newcriterion.com/blogs/dispatch/ninth-street-women-co https://newcriterion.com/blogs/dispatch/ninth-street-women-co June 11, 2021 11:30 On “Ninth Street Women and their Legacy,” at Somerville Manning Gallery, Greenville, Delaware. Roger Morris Week in review https://newcriterion.com/blogs/dispatch/week-in-review-12182 https://newcriterion.com/blogs/dispatch/week-in-review-12182 June 11, 2021 14:00 On a restored Venetian palazzo, Roland Petit & Thomas Cole. Jane Coombs Absence & reunion https://newcriterion.com/blogs/dispatch/absence-reunion https://newcriterion.com/blogs/dispatch/absence-reunion June 10, 2021 11:36 On four Beethoven sonatas, live & in person at New York’s Saint Thomas Church. Isaac Sligh Out of sight, not out of mind https://newcriterion.com/blogs/dispatch/out-of-sight-not-out-of-mind https://newcriterion.com/blogs/dispatch/out-of-sight-not-out-of-mind June 9, 2021 10:00 On “Peintres Femmes 1780–1830,” at Musée du Luxembourg, Paris. James F. Penrose Shostakovich with a smile https://newcriterion.com/blogs/dispatch/shostakovich-with-a-smile https://newcriterion.com/blogs/dispatch/shostakovich-with-a-smile June 8, 2021 11:07 On the Piano Concerto No. 2. Jay Nordlinger The Critic’s Notebook https://newcriterion.com/blogs/dispatch/the-critics-notebook-12178 https://newcriterion.com/blogs/dispatch/the-critics-notebook-12178 June 8, 2021 09:54 On the castrato Tenducci, Andrew Forge, Riverside Park & more from the world of culture. The Editors The Critic’s Notebook https://newcriterion.com/blogs/dispatch/the-critics-notebook-12177 https://newcriterion.com/blogs/dispatch/the-critics-notebook-12177 June 2, 2021 09:31 On Jason Stopa, Gustav Mahler, Alexei Ratmansky & more from the world of culture. The Editors Mene Ukueberuwa on doing journalism well https://newcriterion.com/blogs/dispatch/mene-ukueberuwa-addresses-the-young-friends https://newcriterion.com/blogs/dispatch/mene-ukueberuwa-addresses-the-young-friends May 28, 2021 21:05 An address to the Young Friends of The New Criterion. Mene Ukueberuwa Week in review https://newcriterion.com/blogs/dispatch/week-in-review-12175 https://newcriterion.com/blogs/dispatch/week-in-review-12175 May 28, 2021 15:30 On Henry Adams, Sasanian Iran & the recent burglary of Arundel Castle. Isaac Sligh A comedy of errors https://newcriterion.com/blogs/dispatch/a-comedy-of-errors https://newcriterion.com/blogs/dispatch/a-comedy-of-errors May 26, 2021 10:10 On W. W. Jacobs, the British short story writer of humor & horror. Anthony Daniels Three amigas https://newcriterion.com/blogs/dispatch/three-amigas https://newcriterion.com/blogs/dispatch/three-amigas May 25, 2021 10:04 On a concert by two sopranos and one mezzo. Jay Nordlinger The Critic’s Notebook https://newcriterion.com/blogs/dispatch/the-critics-notebook-12167 https://newcriterion.com/blogs/dispatch/the-critics-notebook-12167 May 25, 2021 07:51 On Giovanni Bellini, Peter Shear, Scottish architecture & more from the world of culture. The Editors Week in review https://newcriterion.com/blogs/dispatch/week-in-review-12166 https://newcriterion.com/blogs/dispatch/week-in-review-12166 May 21, 2021 14:10 On the Whitechapel Bell Foundry & the Cerne Abbas Giant. Isaac Sligh Music for a While #45: Spring, sprung, sung https://newcriterion.com/blogs/dispatch/music-for-a-while-45-spring-sprung-sung https://newcriterion.com/blogs/dispatch/music-for-a-while-45-spring-sprung-sung May 19, 2021 16:50 Jay Nordlinger, The New Criterion’s music critic, talks music—but, more important, plays music. Jay Nordlinger Florida men https://newcriterion.com/blogs/dispatch/florida-men https://newcriterion.com/blogs/dispatch/florida-men May 19, 2021 13:19 A review of Bubble in the Sun: The Florida Boom of the 1920s and How It Brought on the Great Depression, by Christopher Knowlton. Paul du Quenoy The Critic’s Notebook https://newcriterion.com/blogs/dispatch/the-critics-notebook-12163 https://newcriterion.com/blogs/dispatch/the-critics-notebook-12163 May 17, 2021 22:39 On Willem de Kooning’s drawings, Bedřich Smetana, Humphry Repton, Izaak Walton & more from the world of culture. The Editors Poulenc at the organ https://newcriterion.com/blogs/dispatch/poulenc-at-the-organ https://newcriterion.com/blogs/dispatch/poulenc-at-the-organ May 18, 2021 09:40 On a performance by Paul Jacobs & the Philadelphia Orchestra, conducted by Yannick Nézet-Séguin, of the organ concerto by Francis Poulenc. Jay Nordlinger Week in review https://newcriterion.com/blogs/dispatch/week-in-review-12161 https://newcriterion.com/blogs/dispatch/week-in-review-12161 May 15, 2021 15:16 On chess & the poetics of marble. Isaac Sligh A young prizewinner plays https://newcriterion.com/blogs/dispatch/a-young-prizewinner-plays https://newcriterion.com/blogs/dispatch/a-young-prizewinner-plays May 13, 2021 15:18 On a recital by the pianist Eric Lu. Jay Nordlinger Join us in celebration of forty years of <em>The New Criterion</em> https://newcriterion.com/blogs/dispatch/join-us-in-celebration-of-forty-years-of-the-new-criterion https://newcriterion.com/blogs/dispatch/join-us-in-celebration-of-forty-years-of-the-new-criterion May 12, 2021 11:30 Wagner time (with Strauss thrown in) https://newcriterion.com/blogs/dispatch/wagner-time-with-strauss-thrown-in https://newcriterion.com/blogs/dispatch/wagner-time-with-strauss-thrown-in May 11, 2021 12:35 On the latest from Met Stars Live in Concert. Jay Nordlinger