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Composer-performer Max Richter (right) brings his revamped Vivaldi to Manhattan's Le Poisson Rouge.

February 7, 2013 The inventive composer performs a Four Seasons makeover with violinist Daniel Hope.

Interviews & Profiles

Composer Max Richter's new album takes on Vivaldi's Four Seasons.

November 21, 2012 The composer has done a brave thing for any artist in any medium: He's messed with a classic.

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August 14, 2010 NPR Music's Tom Huizenga and host Guy Raz spin an eclectic assortment of new music.

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August 24, 2010 Also on All Songs Considered: Max Richter, David Sitek, The Capitalist Youth and more.

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December 13, 2008 We all need and want different things from music at different times, and gentility won out in 2008.

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August 24, 2010 Also on All Songs Considered: Max Richter, David Sitek, The Capitalist Youth and more.

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More Stories

In 27 Pieces: The Hilary Hahn Encores comes out Nov. 11.

November 3, 2013 The resourceful young violinist asked for brand-new encores — and, boy, did she get them.

Violinist Daniel Hope takes his music of the spheres concept to the Center for Earth and Space at the American Museum of Natural History.

August 21, 2013 Watch the celebrated violinist play music of the spheres amid twinkling lights.

Cover art for Ted Nugent's Weekend Warriors.

November 28, 2012 All Songs Considered co-host Robin Hilton answers listener mail about overplayed music and more.

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