Tom Huizenga appears in the following:
Friday, November 11, 2016
To commemorate Cohen, pianist Simone Dinnerstein performs a set of variations on the iconic song "Suzanne" in this studio session from our archives.
Wednesday, November 02, 2016
The self-described "accidental brass quartet" swims comfortably in jazz, classical and pop music. Watch the band evoke a rollicking Parisian street scene and the calm beauty of the San Juan Islands.
Friday, October 28, 2016
Do you believe in ghosts? Composers from Mozart to John Corigliano have written them into their operas. Take a tour of some famous operatic phantoms.
Thursday, October 27, 2016
The new complete edition, commemorating the 225th anniversary of the Austrian composer's death, is an extravagant Mozart resource.
Thursday, October 20, 2016
Hear the pianist's portrait of America in a smartly programmed, wide-ranging anthology of solo piano works by composers past and present; male and female; straight and gay; white, black and Latino.
Tuesday, October 11, 2016
A magical landscape, the sounds of a slithery theremin and one elastic dancer offer an oasis of tranquility in a hectic world.
Monday, October 03, 2016
The charismatic conductor first heard Stravinsky's rambunctious music when he was just 8. Watch him lead the Simón Bolívar Symphony Orchestra of Venezuela live on Thursday night.
Friday, September 30, 2016
Two A-list classical artists work up a sweat as they revel in the tender and turbulent music of Brahms and Schumann.
Thursday, September 22, 2016
Violence against women, and a smart storyteller from the Arabian Nights, inspired John Adams' "dramatic symphony," featuring violinist Leila Josefowicz.
Wednesday, September 21, 2016
Everything about this Mazurka is dreamy, floating along as if Chopin made up the music on the spot in a great opium cloud.
Thursday, September 15, 2016
A remarkable American composer was also one of the country's finest critics. Another leading critic reflects on both his predecessor's work and music journalism today.
Thursday, September 15, 2016
Pulitzer-winning music critic Tim Page had been good at pretty much everything, until he had a life-threatening traumatic brain injury. He talks with NPR about piecing together a new life.
Thursday, September 08, 2016
Follow the young South African soprano's fairytale rise to fame in a travelogue of classic arias and scenes by Rossini, Delibes and Bellini.
Wednesday, August 31, 2016
From operas about Steve Jobs and Alice in Wonderland to an orchestral evocation of Detroit and a new concerto for Yo-Yo Ma, the new concert season is flush with premieres.
Friday, August 19, 2016
The 74-year-old star provided thrilling moments of spectacular singing – and a few political jokes – in Washington, D.C.
Monday, August 15, 2016
Hear the self-described "accidental brass quartet" put a new spin on an old British ballad in an evocative arrangement by Nico Muhly and Sam Amidon.
Thursday, August 11, 2016
Opera geeks always surge with excitement when a favorite singer releases a new album. Hear a heart-rending sneak preview from Verismo, from the acclaimed Russian soprano.
Wednesday, August 10, 2016
A Manhattan socialite, who sold out Carnegie Hall in 1944 despite having a very dodgy voice, inspired a new movie starring Meryl Streep — and aided generations of actual singers.
Monday, August 08, 2016
The beloved band displays its signature country-tinged rock and close harmonies in four stripped-down songs from its newest album, Paging Mr. Proust.
Friday, August 05, 2016
As the Summer Olympics start, celebrate the glories of Brazilian music — from bossa nova to the rollicking Northeastern forró of Luiz Gonzaga and the classical mixology of Villa-Lobos.