Leonard Slatkin archive
Read High Notes And Clams: The Best And Worst Of Classical 2013
December 31, 2013 – A beloved conductor made a triumphant return and Walt Disney was reanimated by Philip Glass.
Read Finding Nature, Rage And Humor In Modern American Symphonies
August 29, 2013 – The symphony is far from a dead art form. Dozens of notable works were written in recent decades.
Read The Mid-Century American Symphony
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
Read Around The Classical Internet: April 29, 2011
Listen Barber's 'Adagio': Naked Expression Of Emotion
Listen Leroy Anderson: Master of the Miniature
Listen 'Made in America,' from Coast to Coast
Read The Festive Overture, in Nashville's New Hall
Listen A Thousand Fingers on the Keys