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Dailan Xu

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‘Time’s Echo Live’ Feature: A Musical Journey through War and Memory

“Time’s Echo Live” was a two-day festival, celebrating the connection of music and prose to the past through four composers: Arnold Schoenberg, Richard Strauss, Benjamin Britten, and Dmitri Shostakovich.


‘La Cenerentola’ Review: The Disenchanted Fairytale in Boston

Boston Lyric Opera’s production of “La Cenerentola” gives the audience a fresh take on Rossellini’s bel Canto opera. Along with the exceptional orchestra, the actors engage the audience in laughter and bring them into the wonder of Cinderella and kindness.


Yo-Yo Ma’s Masterful Journey Through Shostakovich: An Unforgettable BSO Concert

Through his profound interpretation of Shostakovich’s compositions and unwavering faith in music as a conduit for communication, Ma truly moved the audience, bestowing compassion, understanding, and humanity upon a world in need.