1. MUSIC REVIEW

    Steve Martin offers a night of bluegrass, comedy

    - In the first of three nights at Symphony Hall, Steve Martin joined the Steep Canyon Rangers, his regular backing band these days, and the Boston Pops.

    (STU ROSNER FOR THE BOSTON GLOBE)

     
  2. Bernadette Peters eyes enchanting evening with Pops

    - The Broadway fixture visits Symphony Hall on Wednesday to join Keith Lockhart at Opening Night at Pops.

    (MIRO VINTONIV)

     
  3. BSO 2012-13 season leads off with Itzhak Perlman

    - A familiar slate of guest conductors will anchor the Boston Symphony Orchestra's 2012-13 season, and Itzhak Perlman will open the season as both conductor and soloist in an all-Beethoven program.

    (MATT YORK/ASSOCIATED PRESS)

     
  4. In Celebrity Series, McDonald displays her mastery

    - Audra McDonald opened the Celebrity Series of Boston’s season at Symphony Hall on Sunday with, she announced with some relief, “a happy-dust-free concert.”