A historian with a music habit, CJ Ru has written for the Boston Globe, and served tours of duty at San Francisco Opera, Philharmonia Baroque Orchestra & Chorale, and Orpheus Chamber Orchestra.

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CJ Ru - June 27, 2022

The robust chorus and a venue not designed for a small original-instruments orchestra created persistent balance problems in Bach’s B Minor Mass.

CJ Ru - May 17, 2022

Ellen Reid’s Floodplain gets its long-awaited world premiere in a lush concert that also includes favorites from Brahms and Beethoven.