Amanda Angel appears in the following:
Wednesday, April 27, 2016
On this day 206 years ago, Beethoven wrote "Fur Elise"; additional candidates to fill James Levine's role at the Met; and more to listen, read and watch in WQXR's Whole Note.
Thursday, April 14, 2016
After a 45-year career at the Metropolitan Opera, the legendary maestro will become the organization's music director emeritus.
Monday, April 11, 2016
On Monday, Steinway opens its new flagship retail store with a state-of-the-art concert hall in Midtown New York. See images of the piano purveyor's new digs.
Thursday, April 07, 2016
The soprano, who made her Met debut last season, is the 11th recipient of the award and will receive $50,000 to help further her career.
Monday, April 04, 2016
Houston-based soprano Tamara Wilson, known for her portrayal of Verdi's heroines, is the recipient of the annual award with its $50,000 prize.
Wednesday, March 30, 2016
The Apollo and Opera Philadelphia will follow their presentation of 'Charlie Parker's Yardbird' with 'We Shall Not Be Moved' next year and a production to be presented in 2019.
Tuesday, March 29, 2016
Mandolin player Avi Avital visited the WQXR studios with accordionist Ksenija Sidorova and percussionist Itamar Doari to play a selection of lively Hungarian, Turkish and Georgian works.
Monday, March 28, 2016
The author of the new novel, 'Queen of the Night,' stops by to read an excerpt from his book and details the romantic and bizarre episodes from operatic history that entered his story.
Tuesday, March 22, 2016
An contemporary masterwork receives its first U.S. staging; and more to listen, read and watch in WQXR's Whole Note.
Friday, March 18, 2016
Leon Botstein, president of Bard and director of the ASO, discusses how his new project, The Orchestra Now, is looking at the visual arts to rethink the role of the symphony orchestra.
Monday, March 14, 2016
Javier Camarena performs a rare feat during Saturday afternoon's Met broadcast; listen to Avi Avital perform live; and more to listen, read and watch in the WQXR Whole Note.
Monday, March 07, 2016
Anthony Roth Costanzo explains the physical transformation he underwent to take on the role of the Egyptian pharoah Akhnaten, and shares exclusive photos of his exposed performance.
Tuesday, March 01, 2016
In honor of Women's History Month, here are seven young female conductors, who are making history with their successes on the podium.
Friday, February 19, 2016
Oscar-nominated composer David Lang shares his top eight movies about musicians and composers on the eve of the Academy Awards.
Monday, February 08, 2016
A new show looks at the making of Wagner's Ring, including the composer's audacious asks that made it possible.
Monday, February 08, 2016
Super Bowl 50 may not have been an instant classic, but the broadcast had several moments to please classical music fans.
Wednesday, February 03, 2016
One point of agreement among some of the 2016 candidates running for president is a love of classical music.
Monday, February 01, 2016
Punxsutawney Phil isn't alone in casting a shadow of significance, here are nine additional umbral examples from opera and classical music in honor of Groundhog Day.
Wednesday, January 27, 2016
After nearly a year of speculation, the New York Philharmonic announced that the Dallas Symphony Orchestra's Jaap van Zweden will become its next music director.
Tuesday, January 26, 2016
In honor of Mozart's birthday on Jan. 27, here are 15 people whose excellence and productivity have resulted in their being mentioned in the same breath as the great composer.