Kim Nowacki appears in the following:
Meryl Streep Explains Our Fascination with Florence Foster Jenkins
Wednesday, August 10, 2016
The stars of the movie 'Florence Foster Jenkins' talked to Elliott Forrest about this infamous tone-deaf opera singer.
Quiz: Which Classical Music Era Are You?
Thursday, August 04, 2016
Which classical music era should you have been born in? Take our quiz and find out.
In Studio: Soprano Nadine Sierra Sings Mozart and Foster
Tuesday, July 19, 2016
As she prepares for her Mostly Mozart Festival debut, rising star Nadine Sierra visited the WQXR studios to sing a pair of arias by the Austrian composer, plus an American classic.
Pokemon Invade Classical Venues
Wednesday, July 13, 2016
Pokemon are popping up everywhere and classical music organizations and institutions are out to catch them all.
My Classical Music Story: Radiolab's Robert Krulwich Finds Mahler
Thursday, July 07, 2016
Radiolab's Robert Krulwich tells us how a school assignment brought Gustav Mahler into his life.
Gallery: Share Your Summer Music Memories
Friday, June 17, 2016
Add your summer classical music photos, videos and tweets to our #WQXRsummer gallery.
Watch: Royal Harpist Claire Jones Strums Traditional, Classical Works
Tuesday, May 10, 2016
Claire Jones, who served as the official harpist to the Prince of Wales, performed selections off her new album and the piece she played at the royal wedding live in the WQXR studios.
In-Studio: Avi Avital Performs from 'Between Worlds'
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.
Watch: Sarah Cahill Performs Lou Harrison's Unpublished 'Range Song'
Thursday, March 24, 2016
Pianist Sarah Cahill stopped by the Q2 Music studio to perform Lou Harrison's rarely-heard (and perhaps never-before recorded) 'Range Song.'
Share Your Birthday Greeting For Bach
Monday, March 21, 2016
It's J.S. Bach's birthday and he deserves a shout out. Share your best #HappyBirthdayBach photo or greeting on Twitter and Instagram, or upload one to our gallery directly.
In-Studio: Marc-André Hamelin and the Composer-Pianist Tradition
Wednesday, February 17, 2016
Pianist Marc-André Hamelin stopped by the WQXR studios to perform his "Pavane Variée" and George Gershwin's "Liza," arranged by Earl Wild. Watch his performance on-demand.
Video: Sō Percussion Plays Glenn Kotche Piece from Brooklyn Navy Yard
Thursday, February 11, 2016
We visited Sō Percussion's Brooklyn studio to film the quartet perform Wilco drummer Glenn Kotche's 'Drumkit Quartets.'
Familiar Names Dominate Best Score Oscar Nods, Only One Has Won Before
Thursday, January 14, 2016
With another "Star Wars" film comes another Oscar nomination for composer John Williams. Nominations for the 88th annual Academy Awards were announced Thursday morning.
Listen to the Classical Influences in the ‘Star Wars’ Score
Thursday, December 17, 2015
Take a listen to the classical music inspirations behind John Williams' music for the "Star Wars" films.
Taylor Swift Donates $50K To Seattle Symphony
Thursday, December 03, 2015
Moved by the orchestra's recording of John Luther Adam's "Become Ocean," pop superstar Taylor Swift has donated $50,000 to the Seattle Symphony.
Cats Who Love Classical Music
Thursday, October 29, 2015
In honor of National Cat Day, here are some sophisticated cats who find classical music the purrrrrrfect way to relax.
Video: Metropolitan Opera Musicians, Staff Perform 'Meet the Mets'
Tuesday, October 27, 2015
Before the New York Mets took on the Kansas City Royals in game one of the World Series, musicians and workers from the Met Opera gathered Tuesday morning on Lincoln Center Plaza.
In-Studio: Matt Herskowitz Trio with Philippe Quint Bring Jazz to Bach
Saturday, October 03, 2015
The Matt Herskowitz Jazz Trio came to the WQXR performance studio with two violinists from the classical world – Philippe Quint and Lara St. John – to swing Bach.
New Venue National Sawdust Mixes Futuristic Design, Williamsburg Grit
Wednesday, September 30, 2015
In advance of its opening on Thursday, WQXR and WNYC get a preview of National Sawdust, a new, $16 million music venue in Brooklyn.
In-Studio: Alina Ibragimova Performs Bach and Ysaÿe
Monday, August 17, 2015
The Russian-born violinist Alina Ibragimova in recent years has developed a following in Europe, especially in the U.K., where she studied and came of age. Here's why.