19 Jun 2013

Even Pan Chimes In at Early Music Festival


By James R. Oestreich [NY Times, 18 June 2013]
What most struck a visitor to the biennial Boston Early Music Festival last week, after many years away, was the strength of the home team. It used to be that most star attractions came from abroad, and many still do, this year including Hespèrion XXI, led by that brightest of stars, Jordi Savall.