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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.

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The ticket: classical music

By , Globe Staff

Jeremy Eichler’s picks for noteworthy classical music performances in Boston and the surrounding area this week.

Vic Firth, 85; was celebrated BSO timpanist and drumstick maker

By , Globe Staff

Mr. Firth taught at New England Conservatory from 1952 to 1995 and founded a highly successful drumsticks company.

Vic Firth, noted BSO timpanist, drumstick maker, dies at 85

By , Globe Staff

Everett “Vic” Firth, a former celebrated principal timpanist of the Boston Symphony Orchestra, died on Sunday at 85.

Music Review

At Tanglewood’s FCM, premieres and a Schuller memorial

By , Globe Staff

This year’s edition of the Tanglewood Music Center’s Festival of Contemporary Music celebrated the school’s 75th anniversary.