Read First Watch: Finding Stillness In The Heart Of The City
April 26, 2012 – Watch a new video with pianist Michael Mizrahi featuring delicate, serene music by Mark Dancigers.
Read Talk Like An Opera Geek: Game-Changing Composers In Postwar Europe
April 25, 2012 – European opera ranged from realistic to unhinged in the 20th century.
Read Classical 'Rock Star' Joshua Bell Takes On Conducting
April 24, 2012 – Bell, the onetime violin prodigy, has taken over the Academy of St. Martin in the Fields.
Read Bang On A Concerto: A New Percussion Piece By Rautavaara
April 24, 2012 – The dean of Finnish composers has written a new concerto for ace percussionist Colin Currie.
Listen Hear The Opera That Just Won The Pulitzer MPR
Read The Tokyo String Quartet Will Bid Farewell
Read To Russia, With Musical Love — After 22 Years' Absence
April 20, 2012 – The Chicago Symphony has found a very different country than the one they last visited.
Read Around The Classical Internet: April 20, 2012
Read Buzz Aldrin In Recital
Read Talk Like An Opera Geek: Wading Into The 20th Century
April 18, 2012 – Opera reinvents itself in the hands of innovative composers facing a new century.
Watch Jonas Kaufmann Steps Into The (Boxing) Ring
Read The Splendid Tabla: New Indian Flavors For Orchestra
April 17, 2012 – Evan Ziporyn pairs exciting new concertos for two unlikely soloists: bass clarinet and the tabla.
Listen Kevin Puts Wins Music Pulitzer For World War I Opera 'Silent Night'
April 16, 2012 – A sudden cease-fire on a Belgian battlefield inspired composer's first opera.
Read So What's The Best Musical Instrument?