At age 85, conductor Pierre Boulez says he might start to cut back on concerts in favor of spending more time composing. courtesy of Naxos of America, Inc. hide caption

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Composer-Conductor Pierre Boulez At 85

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In the final movement of his Fourth Symphony, Johannes Brahms releases a pent-up tide of emotion. Getty Images hide caption

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Ted Libbey And Fred Child Recommend Brahms' Fourth Symphony

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An Introduction to Mozart's 'Cosi'

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