Lloyd Schwartz

Classical Music Critic, Fresh Air

Lloyd Schwartz is the classical music critic for NPR's Fresh Air with Terry Gross.

In addition to his role on Fresh Air, Schwartz is the classical music editor of The Boston Phoenix. He is the co-editor of the Library of the America's Elizabeth Bishop: Poems, Prose, and Letters. He is also the author of three volumes of poems: These People, Goodnight, Gracie and Cairo Traffic. He's the editor of the centennial edition of Elizabeth Bishop's Prose, published by Farrar, Straus, and Giroux in 2011.

In 1994, Schwartz won the Pulitzer Prize for criticism. He is the Frederick S. Troy Professor of English at the University of Massachusetts, Boston.

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'No Orpheus' Revisits The Dreams And Passions Of An Aging Mother
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New Recording Revives Ravel's 'L'Enfant Et Les Sortileges'
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Revisiting Mary Martin's Lighter-Than-Air Exuberance In NBC's 1955 'Peter Pan' Live
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New Complete Recording Restores A Forgotten Trojan War Musical
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Rediscovering The Thrill Of George Balanchine's New York City Ballet
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Revisiting The Crystal Clarity Created By The 'Decca Sound' Revolution
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Remastering 78s: A Company Brings Clarity To Pianist Artur Schnabel's Works
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Schneider Quartet's Haydn Recordings Reissued
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Spanish Artist Francisco Goya On Display In Boston: An Extraordinary Exhibit
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Allan Jones plays debonair leading man Gaylord Ravenal and Irene Dunne is the enchanting Magnolia in the 1936 film version of Show Boat, which has just been released on DVD. Courtesy of Warner Bros. Digital Distribution hide caption

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1936 'Show Boat': A Multiracial, Musical Melodrama, Now Out On DVD
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The Neue Galerie exhibit's empty frames represent paintings that were lost or destroyed by the Nazis. They appear beside works that survived Nazi rule, like George Grosz's Portrait of the Writer Max Hermann-Neisse (lower right). Courtesy of Hulya Kolabas for Neue Galerie New York hide caption

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'Degenerate' Exhibit Recalls Nazi War On Modern Art
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