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Listen Rossini, Riley And Remixes: New Classical CDs

November 22, 2009 – NPR Music's Tom Huizenga and host Guy Raz spin a wide assortment of new classical CDs.


Listen Berlioz Meets Bard In 'Beatrice And Benedict'

June 19, 2009 – Reluctant romance headlines an operatic take on Shakespeare's Much Ado About Nothing.


Listen Why George Frideric Handel Still Matters

April 14, 2009 – April 14 marks the 250th anniversary of the composer's death. Hear why his music remains vital.


Read Rossini's 'Non piu mesta'

November 16, 2007 – Joyce DiDonato sings the spectacular aria "Non piu mesta," from Rossini's La Cenerentola.

Listen An American Opera Star Shines in Britain

January 22, 2006 – Joyce DiDonato is a young American mezzo soprano who has taken London by storm.


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