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BEST Classical Music Ensemble

2016 BEST Classical Music Ensemble

Boston Philharmonic

Classical music can be inaccessible to the casual listener, maybe even intimidating. To remedy this, Boston Philharmonic conductor Benjamin Zander delivers illuminating pre-concert lectures, helping the audience better understand each performance. No snobbery or attitude; he just wants everyone to… read more»

2014 BEST Classical Music Ensemble

The Handel and Haydn Society

The august ensemble approaches its bicentennial season in peak shape, with an artistic director, Harry Christophers, who understands that early music should be not just "authentic" but also, you know, musical. With excellent guest conductors like Scott Metcalfe and Richard… read more»