Tim Smith

Writer

Tim Smith is The Sun’s fine arts critic, covering classical music, theater and visual arts. Before starting at The Sun in 2000, Smith was classical critic for the Sun-Sentinel in South Florida, where he also contributed to NPR. He's written for The New York Times and BBC Music Magazine, and he's a contributor to Opera News. His book, The NPR Curious Listener's Guide to Classical Music (Perigee, 2002), can be found on the most discerning remainder racks.

Recent Articles

  • Cool space, clever drinks, adventurous menu at The Charles

    Cool space, clever drinks, adventurous menu at The Charles

    As my colleague Wesley Case reported last fall, several Federal Hill restaurants and bars have undergone makeovers in recent years “to better reflect customer trends and appeal to patrons in search of new experiences. In some cases … that has meant an emphasis on dining rather than the party atmosphere...

  • BSO delivers bracing Bernstein program with Benedetti, Alsop

    BSO delivers bracing Bernstein program with Benedetti, Alsop

    Some anniversaries in the classical music world go by barely noticed. You are not likely to happen upon too many programs marking, say, the centennials this year of such composers as Gottfried von Einem, Frank Wigglesworth, Godfey Ridout or George Rochberg. But you can’t miss the attention generated...

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