Classical Music Critic

Jeremy Eichler

Eichler is the Globe’s classical music critic, and the recipient of an ASCAP Deems Taylor Award for music criticism. His work has also appeared in the New York Times, the New Yorker, and the New Republic.

Latest stories


These orchestra musicians might be apart, but they can still play as one

By , Globe Staff

Toronto Symphony set the bar with its take on Copland’s “Appalachian Spring.”


No gigs. No income. Shuttered concert halls leave Boston’s classical music community reeling

By , Globe Staff

As the coronavirus closures continue, musical organizations and individual musicians face uncertain prospects and a harsh new reality.

Doriot Anthony Dwyer, flutist who broke the Boston Symphony Orchestra’s gender barrier, dies at 98

By , Globe Staff

In 1952, flutist Doriot Anthony Dwyer became Boston Symphony Orchestra’s first-ever female principal player, breaking the BSO's gender barrier.


Boston Symphony Orchestra cancels slate of March concerts

By , Globe Staff

The orchestra closes Symphony Hall to help prevent the spread of coronavirus.