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Hilary Hahn archive

Fiction by the Ebene Quartet was one of our favorite albums this year.

Read Top Classical Albums Of 2011

December 8, 2011 – From modernism to Mendelssohn and the massive sound of Mahler, a wide-ranging top 10 list.

Some of the folks we follow on Twitter.

Read Five Musicians Who Are Fun To Follow On Twitter

November 14, 2011 – There are loads of fascinating classical music discussions on this social media mainstay.

Hilary Hahn is a Grammy-winning classical violinist. Her newest project is called In 27 Pieces: The Hillary Hahn Encores.

Read Hilary Hahn Revives The Classical Encore

November 13, 2011 – The Grammy-winning violinist hopes composers will give a second chance to a stymied tradition.

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Hilary Hahn performs a Tiny Desk Concert at the NPR Music offices on September 8, 2011.

Watch Hilary Hahn: Tiny Desk Concert

October 21, 2011 – The classical violinist blends Bach and Charles Ives with flair, then tops it off with a fedora.

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Pattern+Grid World by Flying Lotus

Read In Stock?: New CDs From Flying Lotus, Hilary Hahn And Billy Currington

September 21, 2010 – On "New Music Tuesday" we check in with a record store to see what's in stock and what's selling.

On her new CD, Hilary Hahn pairs off concertos old and new.

Listen Hilary Hahn And Jennifer Higdon Chat

September 20, 2010 – Hilary Hahn and composer Jennifer Hidgon come together today for a live web chat at 12 noon, EST.

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On her new CD, Hilary Hahn pairs off concertos old and new.

Read Hilary Hahn And Jennifer Higdon: Live Chat on September 20th At Noon

September 16, 2010 – Hilary Hahn and Jennifer Hidgon will come together for a live web chat on September 20th.

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Read First Listen: Hilary Hahn Violin Concertos, Old And New

September 12, 2010 – The adventurous violinist's new CD features a Pulitzer Prize-winning concerto by Jennifer Higdon.

Composer Jennifer Higdon's Violin Concerto is this year's Pultizer Prize winner for music.

Read Jennifer Higdon Wins Music Pulitzer

April 12, 2010 – Hear the Philadelphia-based composer's winning Violin Concerto, in concert with soloist Hilary Hahn.

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Read Modern Music Sweep For Classical Grammys

February 9, 2009 – Music written within the last few decades dominated the classical awards this year.

Read The New Faces Of Classical Music WVXU

December 22, 2008 – WGUC's picks for 2008's best classical recordings are flush with the work of exciting young talents. WVXU

Listen Classical Teens, Superstar Sparkle In Boston

September 10, 2008 – Young musicians join guest violinist Hilary Hahn in performances of Schubert and Dvorak.

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Listen Hilary Hahn and Josh Ritter: An Uncommon Duo WNYC

May 22, 2008 – A top classical violinist and a successful folk-rocker join forces — and combine audiences. WNYC

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