Friday, February 28, 2014
By Brian Wise
Sunday, January 12, 2014
This week, we feature a some of Ravel's glittering orchestral works, the pianist Rafał Blechacz playing Chopin, and music by Bach contemporary Christoph Graupner.
Friday, May 10, 2013
Join us tonight at 7:30 pm for a live broadcast of the Detroit Symphony in an all-Charles Ives program.
Thursday, May 09, 2013
Conductor Leonard Slatkin explains what it is exactly that conductors do for a living. In Conducting Business, he brings this most mysterious of jobs to life for the music lover as well as for the aspiring maestro, and tells tales of some of the most fascinating people in the musical world, including Frank Sinatra, Leonard Bernstein, and John Williams.
Maestro Slatkin is conducting the Detroit Symphony in two concerts as part of the Spring for Music Festival at Carnegie Hall Thursday and Friday. WQXR is broadcasting these concerts live, as well as distributing them nationally.
Tuesday, May 07, 2013
By Brian Wise
The Detroit Symphony Orchestra's performances at the 2013 Spring for Music festival represent a dramatic reversal of fortunes, and one that can only happen among modern-day American orchestras.
Saturday, February 02, 2002
We meet the creative people who make your favorite stars shine. Kurt Andersen and Artemis Records chairman Danny Goldberg talk about life behind the stars and how to attract a spotlight while avoiding it yourself. Pianists share the joys and frustrations of accompanying world class musicians, and a Hollywood stunt ...