Sara Fishko

Sara Fishko appears in the following:

Kenneth Fearing

Thursday, April 12, 2018

The often-overlooked "proletarian poet" packed pop culture language into his verse.

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Cliburn Takes Moscow

Thursday, April 05, 2018

From the archives: Classical musicians aren't often greeted like movie stars, but that's just what happened when Van Cliburn returned from Moscow in 1958.


Tell Me About It

Thursday, March 22, 2018

When a story is complicated and contradictory, it can take more than one person to tell it.


Leonard Rosenman

Thursday, March 08, 2018

From the archives: Rosenman brought modern concert music into the movies.


Award Winners

Thursday, March 01, 2018

From the archives: It's an honor just to be nominated. But what if you win?


Two Grands

Thursday, February 22, 2018

What happens when two soloists decide to share the stage?



Thursday, February 15, 2018

From the archives: A portrait says as much about the artist as it does about its subject.


John Corigliano at 80

Thursday, February 08, 2018

The acclaimed composer grew up around music - and surrounded himself with even more.

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1938 Fight

Thursday, February 01, 2018

From the archives: 80 years ago in a divided America, two men battled in the ring for an audience of millions.


Movie Movies

Thursday, January 25, 2018

From the archives: With Oscar nominations out this week, we look back at films about the industry itself.


Bernstein, Made for TV

Thursday, January 18, 2018

In the early, intrepid days of live TV, Leonard Bernstein brought classical music to the masses.

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Thursday, January 11, 2018

From the archives: Sometimes, very small things warrant a longer look.


Jon Hendricks

Thursday, January 04, 2018

From the archives: Vocalese became a phenomenon thanks in part to Hendricks's virtuosic execution.


Tucker and Bangs

Thursday, December 28, 2017

Some visionaries have a lasting impact on art, even if they don't make the art themselves.


When a Lie Was Just a Plot Device

Friday, December 22, 2017

Before fakery and fabrication were routine, they were entertaining.

Unlikely Stories

Thursday, December 21, 2017

Before fakery and fabrication were routine, they were entertaining.

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The Battles of Prime Time

Thursday, December 14, 2017

From the archives: At one point, it was possible to be both political and popular.


Chopin's 'Raindrop' Prelude

Thursday, December 07, 2017

From the archives: A cold, wet winter in Mallorca - and, rumor has it, the persistent, steady rainfall - inspired this popular favorite.

Two By William Wyler

Thursday, November 30, 2017

This director of great classic films made a point of letting story dictate style.

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Lalo Schifrin

Thursday, November 23, 2017

From the archives: The Argentinian pianist-composer's European influences helped him create a distinct American sound.