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Wednesday, September 11, 2013
As automakers show off their latest designs at the Frankfurt Motor Show, we wanted to know: what's with all of the musical car names? Here's a look at some of them.
Monday, September 09, 2013
New York City Opera will be forced to cancel most of its current season and all of next season if it does not raise $20 million by the end of December, company officials said on Sunday.
Sunday, September 08, 2013
New York City Opera will be forced to cancel most of its current season and all of next season if it does not raise $20 million by the end of the year, company officials said on Sunday.
Friday, September 06, 2013
During the Last Night of the Proms, Marin Alsop spoke on behalf of women conductors and Joyce DiDonato sang "Somewhere over the Rainbow" for gay rights.
Thursday, September 05, 2013
It’s the age-old problem of putting symphony orchestras on television: they're not as much fun to look at as to listen to. A new television series aims to overcome this.
Tuesday, September 03, 2013
Great Britain is minting a new 50 pence coin to commemorate the centenary of the birth of composer Benjamin Britten.
Saturday, August 31, 2013
Fall is always the most exciting time to be a classical music fan in New York City. Here's a guide to everything you need to know about the big fall concerts this year.
Thursday, August 29, 2013
Thousands of R&B fans hoping to find Robin Thicke’s chart-topping hit "Blurred Lines" have been unexpectedly treated to a violin and harpsichord duet by an 86-year-old composer.
Wednesday, August 28, 2013
In this Conducting Business podcast, a look at how political-style web advocacy has moved into the realm of classical music and the arts, from the Minnesota Orchestra to the Metropolitan Opera.
Tuesday, August 27, 2013
The unseasonable appearance of Christmas music in Pret à Manger shops this week was not the creep of the holiday retail season into August.
Monday, August 26, 2013
They are Aida Garifullina, a soprano from Kazan, Russia, and Ao Li, bass-baritone from Dezhou, China.
Friday, August 23, 2013
As Leonard Bernstein would have turned 95 on Sunday, a look at a forthcoming collection of his letters.
Tuesday, August 20, 2013
If it wasn’t Tchaikovsky, it may never have come up. But suddenly, opera diva Anna Netrebko and renowned conductor Valery Gergiev now find themselves in an awkward circumstance.
Tuesday, August 20, 2013
Participants in a new study — including highly trained musicians — were better able to identify the winners of competitions by watching silent video clips than by listening to audio recordings.
Sunday, August 18, 2013
"It’s exciting in a way but ultimately it just doesn’t grab me," said host David Garland on Movies on the Radio.
Friday, August 16, 2013
Stage fright has long carried a stigma among classical musicians. But some are embracing new methods for coping with the butterflies – from meditation to medication.
Thursday, August 15, 2013
The longest labor dispute in U.S. orchestral history witnessed a new salvo on Thursday as 91 composers sent an open letter to the Minnesota Orchestra’s musicians, administrators and board.
Tuesday, August 13, 2013
Along with their enthusiasm for travel and quest for world peace, Miss America contestants may wish to talk Kreisler and Sarasate this year.
Monday, August 12, 2013
Video screens in concert halls have long been controversial. Now they're being joined by a new generation of digital effects and video art – the kind usually seen in Las Vegas spectacles.
Tuesday, August 06, 2013
The Metropolitan Opera said on Tuesday that its season-opening production of Eugene Onegin will be directed by Fiona Shaw, after the director Deborah Warner pulled out.