Category: Concerts

Review: Sweeney Todd

Bryn Terfel and Emma Thompson in Sweeney Todd (©NY Philharmonic) The brilliant score of Sweeney Todd doesn’t lend itself well to minimalism, as the 2005 stripped-down Broadway revival of Stephen Sondheim’s classic well demonstrated. There were no… more »

Saturday, April 21, 2012

Paul Simon collaborated with the Lincoln Center Jazz Orchestra in a revelatory concert featuring selections from his classic songbook.  To read my New York Post review, click here. ------Frank Scheck more »

Review/Preview: Everett Bradley's Holidelic CD and Upcoming Joe's Pub Concert

Not since James Brown’s Christmas Album has there been a Yuletide-themed collection as funky as this latest release from Grammy-nominated singer/songwriter/actor Everett Bradley (Broadway’s Swing). Featuring mostly original songs as well as very loose ad… more »