Colin Davis found power in humility later in his career — and one astonished music journalist. Alberto Venzago hide caption

toggle caption
Alberto Venzago

Davis On First Hearing Berlioz's Melodies

  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/177590610/177500963" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">

Reneé Fleming (right) and Susan Graham — two "cheerful Americans" often mistaken for each other — are planning an intimate evening of French song. Craig T. Mathew/Mathew Imaging hide caption

toggle caption
Craig T. Mathew/Mathew Imaging

Reneé Fleming And Susan Graham At Carnegie Hall

Audio is no longer available

Which composers would you invite to your Thanksgiving table? iStockphoto.com hide caption

toggle caption
iStockphoto.com

Turkey, Cranberries And Composers At The Table

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/142472836/142495011" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript
PBP

New Releases Showcase Lieberson's Vocal Talent

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/138899829/138921306" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

The Sacred, Profane And Placid: New Classical CDs

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/127246860/127501675" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript
Wikimedia Commons

Hear 'L'Enfance Du Christ' With The St. Paul Chamber Orchestra

  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/121570488/121591332" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">