Read Then The Curtain Opened: The Bracing Impact Of Stravinsky's 'Rite'
May 25, 2013 – The ballet premiered in 1913, provoking a response just as striking as the music and dance.
Watch Leonard Bernstein's 'Rite of Spring' Thrill Ride
Read The Cocktail Party Guide To Igor Stravinsky
Read Sidney Insists On Stokowski's Stravinsky
Read Igor Stravinsky's 'Rite Of Spring' Counterrevolution
May 24, 2013 – The composer's broad range of styles ushered in trends far from the violence of his iconic ballet.
Watch Where's Your Awesome 'Rite Of Spring' Video?
Watch Come Dance The 'Rite Of Spring' With Us!
Watch Henri Dutilleux, Leading French Composer, Dies At 97
May 22, 2013 – The composer will be remembered for a small quantity of perfectly realized, richly textured works.
Watch Jherek Bischoff: The Composer Who Lived On The Ocean Q2
May 22, 2013 – Take a tour of the young composer's childhood home: a tiny sailboat docked in a Seattle harbor. Q2
Watch An Evening With Nico Muhly, 'Two Boys' And Other Works Q2
May 22, 2013 – Watch a special performance previewing Muhly's exciting, intrigue-filled opera Two Boys. Q2
Listen Gods And Monsters: 5 Unforgettable Wagner Moments
Listen Joshua Bell And Jeremy Denk On 'Song Travels'
Read Polly Want An Ostinato?
Watch Andris Nelsons Named Music Director Of The Boston Symphony
May 16, 2013 – The announcement puts an end to years of uncertainty at the storied orchestra.
Listen Spring For Music: Detroit Symphony Orchestra At Carnegie Hall WQXR
May 13, 2013 – Leonard Slatkin leads music by Ravel and Rachmaninov, composers who straddled the 20th century. WQXR