Tom Huizenga appears in the following:
Friday, August 17, 2018
Watch the 19-time Grammy winner return to his lifelong passion for J.S. Bach, playing music from the Cello Suites and offering advice on the art of incremental learning.
Thursday, August 02, 2018
Amsterdam's Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra has fired Daniele Gatti after sexual misconduct allegations surfaced in a Washington Post article. The orchestra says more women have come forward since then.
Thursday, August 02, 2018
America's top orchestras are programming little or no music by women. Philadelphia has now included two works by female composers. A month ago it had zero.
Thursday, July 26, 2018
The humble German fiddler is in demand around the world. His formidable technique and self-effacing style allow the music to speak volumes.
Monday, July 23, 2018
The storied vocal ensemble brings close harmony singing to a diverse set list that includes a Beatles tune and a bawdy madrigal from the 1500s.
Monday, July 16, 2018
Insects have been an inspiration in music for centuries, starring in pieces from "Flight of the Bumblebee" to Mastodon's "March of the Fire Ants."
Friday, June 22, 2018
A handful of teenagers, and a 12-year-old violinist, from the radio show From the Top, give sparkling performances, proving there's a bright future for classical music.
Thursday, June 21, 2018
To mark the reissue of The Blue Notebooks, Richter has released a short film featuring The Handmaid's Tale star and a potent piece of music from the 2004 album.
Tuesday, June 19, 2018
America's top orchestras are presenting little if any music written by women next season. Why is that?
Tuesday, May 29, 2018
Watch the Chicago-based ensemble conjure otherworldly sounds from steel pipes, tuned cowbells and a bowl that sings.
Thursday, May 17, 2018
With a voice of gleaming steel that soared effortlessly above 100-piece orchestras, Swedish dramatic soprano Birgit Nilsson, who was born 100 years ago, was force of nature.
Monday, May 14, 2018
A founding member of the contemporary music ensemble Alarm Will Sound, Marks inspired fellow musicians with his blend of "playfulness and gravity."
Thursday, May 03, 2018
A world premiere recording of a new piano concerto by Philip Glass sits comfortably beside a Bach classic.
Friday, April 20, 2018
A new album of the Estonian composer's four symphonies trace the path of a brave artist who risked throwing it all away to reinvent himself.
Tuesday, April 03, 2018
A video premiere from violinist Olivia De Prato offers ecstatic music by Missy Mazzoli with an enigmatic take, by director James Darrah, on the evening prayer service.
Sunday, April 01, 2018
Hear the elusive avant-garde pianist debut a new piece, etched in shimmering chords and dark, lamenting octaves.
Thursday, March 29, 2018
The cellist makes meditative, sometimes disorienting music with pedals, loops, sine tones and an expansive imagination.
Monday, March 26, 2018
Abreu began El Sistema in Venezuela in 1975 with fewer than a dozen students — 40 years later, his system has been used throughout the world to unite children through musical education.
Friday, March 23, 2018
Marking the 100th anniversary of the visionary composer's death, hear Debussy play his own music on a 1913 piano roll.
Wednesday, March 21, 2018
Artur Schnabel was the first pianist to record all 32 of Beethoven's Piano Sonatas. The cycle, made in the 1930s, has just been entered into the Library of Congress.