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Roger Kimball A Baroque six-pack https://newcriterion.com//blogs/dispatch/a-baroque-six-pack https://newcriterion.com//blogs/dispatch/a-baroque-six-pack December 8, 2021 10:40 On an evening of concertos from the Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center. Jay Nordlinger A pilgrimage to Pearl Harbor https://newcriterion.com//blogs/dispatch/a-pilgrimage-to-pearl-harbor https://newcriterion.com//blogs/dispatch/a-pilgrimage-to-pearl-harbor December 7, 2021 16:00 On fathers, sons & Pearl Harbor at eighty. Timothy Jacobson The Critic’s Notebook https://newcriterion.com//blogs/dispatch/the-critics-notebook-12342 https://newcriterion.com//blogs/dispatch/the-critics-notebook-12342 December 7, 2021 10:00 On accidental gods, a new show at The Painting Center, the Brandenburg Concertos & more. The Editors Joan Tower scores https://newcriterion.com//blogs/dispatch/joan-tower-scores https://newcriterion.com//blogs/dispatch/joan-tower-scores December 6, 2021 12:00 On a concert of the New York Philharmonic. Jay Nordlinger