The New Criterion Latest Blog https://newcriterion.com/blogs/dispatch en-us Copyright 2022, NewCriterion.com. All Rights Reserved info@beckandstone.com info@beckandstone.com Waiting for the evening train https://newcriterion.com/blogs/dispatch/waiting-for-the-evening-train https://newcriterion.com/blogs/dispatch/waiting-for-the-evening-train July 1, 2022 10:59 On the childhood memoirs of Bruce Catton. Timothy Jacobson Music for a While #62: Beyond the sabre https://newcriterion.com/blogs/dispatch/music-for-a-while-62-beyond-the-sabre https://newcriterion.com/blogs/dispatch/music-for-a-while-62-beyond-the-sabre June 28, 2022 15:29 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-12504 https://newcriterion.com/blogs/dispatch/the-critics-notebook-12504 June 28, 2022 10:35 On Willa Cather, J. S. Bach, Neo-Romantic painters, an Independence Day parade & more from the world of culture. The Editors Des enfants Valois https://newcriterion.com/blogs/dispatch/des-enfants-valois https://newcriterion.com/blogs/dispatch/des-enfants-valois June 24, 2022 11:28 On “Clouet: À la cour des petits Valois,” at the Musée Condé, Château de Chantilly, Oise. David Platzer Old score, new ballet https://newcriterion.com/blogs/dispatch/old-score-new-ballet https://newcriterion.com/blogs/dispatch/old-score-new-ballet June 22, 2022 10:30 On Of Love and Rage from the American Ballet Theater. Jay Nordlinger The Critic’s Notebook https://newcriterion.com/blogs/dispatch/the-critics-notebook-12501 https://newcriterion.com/blogs/dispatch/the-critics-notebook-12501 June 21, 2022 10:39 On J. S. Bach, classical architecture, Fraunces Tavern, small-town Texas & more from the world of culture. The Editors Music for a While #61: “Just about the best thing ever” https://newcriterion.com/blogs/dispatch/music-for-a-while-61-just-about-the-best-thing-ever https://newcriterion.com/blogs/dispatch/music-for-a-while-61-just-about-the-best-thing-ever June 14, 2022 17:46 Jay Nordlinger, The New Criterion’s music critic, talks music—but, more important, plays music. Jay Nordlinger Fervor of the convert https://newcriterion.com/blogs/dispatch/fervor-of-the-convert https://newcriterion.com/blogs/dispatch/fervor-of-the-convert June 14, 2022 13:13 On “Jonathan Silver: Matter and Vision” at Victoria Munroe Fine Art, New York. Mario Naves The Critic’s Notebook https://newcriterion.com/blogs/dispatch/the-critics-notebook-12495 https://newcriterion.com/blogs/dispatch/the-critics-notebook-12495 June 14, 2022 10:25 On Chekhov, Tocqueville, Julia Morgan, the New York Philharmonic & more from the world of culture. The Editors Pillar to post https://newcriterion.com/blogs/dispatch/pillar-to-post https://newcriterion.com/blogs/dispatch/pillar-to-post June 10, 2022 10:27 On the architecture of the Old South. Timothy Jacobson Music alive https://newcriterion.com/blogs/dispatch/music-alive https://newcriterion.com/blogs/dispatch/music-alive June 8, 2022 13:30 On a concert of the New York Philharmonic featuring Tchaikovsky and Shostakovich. Jay Nordlinger A trifle overlooked https://newcriterion.com/blogs/dispatch/a-trifle-overlooked https://newcriterion.com/blogs/dispatch/a-trifle-overlooked June 7, 2022 11:38 On “Boilly: Chroniques parisiens” at the Musée Cognacq-Jay, Paris. David Platzer The Critic’s Notebook https://newcriterion.com/blogs/dispatch/the-critics-notebook-12491 https://newcriterion.com/blogs/dispatch/the-critics-notebook-12491 June 7, 2022 10:19 On English castles, Josquin des Prez, Walter Darby Bannard & more from the world of culture. The Editors Bliss was it https://newcriterion.com/blogs/dispatch/bliss-was-it https://newcriterion.com/blogs/dispatch/bliss-was-it June 6, 2022 10:25 On The Rake’s Progress, by Stravinsky, at the Metropolitan Opera. Jay Nordlinger Mentor and mentees https://newcriterion.com/blogs/dispatch/mentor-and-mentees https://newcriterion.com/blogs/dispatch/mentor-and-mentees June 3, 2022 11:46 On an ensemble led by Anne-Sophie Mutter in Carnegie Hall. Jay Nordlinger A visit from Cleveland https://newcriterion.com/blogs/dispatch/a-visit-from-cleveland https://newcriterion.com/blogs/dispatch/a-visit-from-cleveland June 2, 2022 11:36 On a concert of the Cleveland Orchestra, under Franz Welser-Möst, in Carnegie Hall. Jay Nordlinger Roger Kimball introduces the June issue https://newcriterion.com/blogs/dispatch/roger-kimball-introduces-the-june-issue-12487 https://newcriterion.com/blogs/dispatch/roger-kimball-introduces-the-june-issue-12487 June 1, 2022 11:41 A new podcast from the Editor and Publisher of The New Criterion. Roger Kimball Can you carry us forward to our next decade? https://newcriterion.com/blogs/dispatch/can-you-carry-us-forward-to-our-next-decade-12486 https://newcriterion.com/blogs/dispatch/can-you-carry-us-forward-to-our-next-decade-12486 June 1, 2022 10:25 The Critic’s Notebook https://newcriterion.com/blogs/dispatch/the-critics-notebook-12483 https://newcriterion.com/blogs/dispatch/the-critics-notebook-12483 June 1, 2022 10:37 On Casanova, Steven Isserlis, the island of Kasos, the Battle of Midway & more from the world of culture. The Editors A “Midsummer” May https://newcriterion.com/blogs/dispatch/a-midsummer-may https://newcriterion.com/blogs/dispatch/a-midsummer-may May 27, 2022 14:00 On A Midsummer Night’s Dream at New York City Ballet. Emma Baker Music for a While #60: A wide and wonderful world https://newcriterion.com/blogs/dispatch/music-for-a-while-60-a-wide-and-wonderful-world https://newcriterion.com/blogs/dispatch/music-for-a-while-60-a-wide-and-wonderful-world May 27, 2022 13:24 Jay Nordlinger, The New Criterion’s music critic, talks music—but, more important, plays music. Jay Nordlinger Tyranny & freedom https://newcriterion.com/blogs/dispatch/tyranny-freedom https://newcriterion.com/blogs/dispatch/tyranny-freedom May 27, 2022 13:03 On Defying Hitler: The White Rose Pamphlets by Alexandra Lloyd. Warren Frye James Panero on “The obtuse bard” https://newcriterion.com/blogs/dispatch/james-panero-on-the-obtuse-bard https://newcriterion.com/blogs/dispatch/james-panero-on-the-obtuse-bard May 27, 2022 10:30 A new podcast from the Executive Editor of The New Criterion. James Panero Storm warning https://newcriterion.com/blogs/dispatch/storm-warning https://newcriterion.com/blogs/dispatch/storm-warning May 26, 2022 16:30 On a production of Chekhov’s Three Sisters at the Sheen Center, New York. Isaac Sligh Douglas Murray on “The War on the West” https://newcriterion.com/blogs/dispatch/douglas-murray-on-the-war-on-the-west https://newcriterion.com/blogs/dispatch/douglas-murray-on-the-war-on-the-west May 26, 2022 15:00 An address to the Friends of The New Criterion. James Panero & Douglas Murray Picture perfect https://newcriterion.com/blogs/dispatch/picture-perfect https://newcriterion.com/blogs/dispatch/picture-perfect May 24, 2022 11:30 On “Beyond Pictorialism: Early Twentieth-Century Photography and the Fine Arts” at the Fralin Museum of Art, Charlottesville. Leann Davis Alspaugh The Critic’s Notebook https://newcriterion.com/blogs/dispatch/the-critics-notebook-12472 https://newcriterion.com/blogs/dispatch/the-critics-notebook-12472 May 24, 2022 10:28 On belief, Wayne Thiebaud, The Barber of Seville, A Midsummer Night’s Dream & more from the world of culture. The Editors New opera, old play https://newcriterion.com/blogs/dispatch/new-opera-old-play https://newcriterion.com/blogs/dispatch/new-opera-old-play May 23, 2022 10:27 On Brett Dean’s Hamlet at the Metropolitan Opera. Jay Nordlinger Week in review https://newcriterion.com/blogs/dispatch/week-in-review-12470 https://newcriterion.com/blogs/dispatch/week-in-review-12470 May 21, 2022 09:00 On Elizabeth Stuart & ancient souvenirs. Jane Coombs The return of the “Prodigal Son” https://newcriterion.com/blogs/dispatch/the-return-of-the-prodigal-son https://newcriterion.com/blogs/dispatch/the-return-of-the-prodigal-son May 19, 2022 12:00 On Miami City Ballet’s final program of the season. Paul du Quenoy