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The Toledo Symphony Orchestra makes its long-awaited Carnegie Hall debut Saturday night. The orchestra will be joined by 1,400 of its hometown fans.

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May 7, 2011 – The Ohio orchestra makes its Carnegie Hall debut with rarely heard music and 1,400 fans in tow. WQXR


Strings perform Muse by Christopher Theofanidis during the second half of the Orpheus Chamber Orchestra The New Brandenburgs at the Spring for Music festival at Carnegie Hall in Manhattan, New York on May 06, 2011.

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May 6, 2011 – To open Carnegie Hall's Spring for Music festival, the ensemble plays new pieces inspired by Bach. WQXR

The Tokyo Quartet untangles Beethoven's complex Grosse Fuge at WQXR's Greene Space.

Listen Chamber Music In The Greene Space: The Tokyo String Quartet WQXR

April 7, 2011 – Watch the venerable ensemble play Beethoven, Bartok and Haydn in New York City's Greene Space. WQXR


The JACK Quartet thrives on high-intensity repertoire.

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April 6, 2011 – The ensemble thrives on high-intensity repertoire. Hear it in action at WQXR's Greene Space. WQXR


At WQXR's Greene Space, Ethel plays a bracing mix of music by Julia Wolfe, Dohee Lee, Pamela Z and others.

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April 5, 2011 – Hear the experimental string quartet forge surprising musical connections. WQXR


Members of Ensemble ACJW will perform Steampunk, a new piece written for them by David Bruce.

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April 4, 2011 – Members of the group play Steampunk, a new piece composed for them by David Bruce. WQXR


The adventurous Ebene Quartet kicks off a week of live chamber music at the Greene Space at WQXR in New York.

Listen Chamber Music In The Greene Space: The Ebene Quartet WQXR

April 4, 2011 – The versatile string quartet plays a mix of music by Debussy, Miles Davis and Astor Piazzolla. WQXR


Gustavo Dudamel

Read Los Angeles Philharmonic On Tour In London APM

January 28, 2011 – Hear Gustavo Dudamel conduct Beethoven, Bernstein and Adams on tour at London's Barbican Centre. APM

New World Center (exterior)

Read The New World Symphony In Concert APM

January 25, 2011 – In its new Frank Gehry-designed hall, the orchestra played Wagner, Copland and a world premiere. APM

Nashville Symphony cellists

Listen The Nashville Symphony In Concert APM

January 6, 2011 – Celebrate the orchestra's return to its concert hall with music by Beethoven and Mozart. APM


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Read Dudamel Conducts The L.A. Philharmonic KUSC

October 7, 2010 – Hear the young conductor lead the orchestra, and tenor Juan Diego Florez, in music by Rossini. KUSC

Franz Schubert engraving

Listen Schubert's Trios: The Man Behind The Music WGBH

September 29, 2010 – Members of the Emerson Quartet present Schubert's two piano trios, which he wrote in his last year. WGBH


New York City vocalist and composer Theo Bleckmann has a thing for Kate Bush.

Listen Theo Bleckmann, In Concert At (Le) Poisson Rouge WQXR

September 22, 2010 – The New York City composer presents his latest project, Hello Earth! The Music of Kate Bush. WQXR



Listen Dale Warland's Transcendent Choral Sound APM

August 11, 2010 – Hear the consummate choral conductor lead two 20th-century masterworks in concert. APM


Assad Bros

Listen Assad Brothers Bring Brazil To Savannah

August 5, 2010 – Hear the Brazilian guitarists play music from their homeland at this year's Savannah Music Festival.


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