Brooklyn Rider archive
Listen NPR Classical's Favorite Albums Of 2012 (So Far)
Read Kickstarting Classical Musicians, One Pledge At A Time
March 1, 2012 – Classical musicians are finding big success in funding their projects with fan donations.
Read First Listen: Brooklyn Rider, 'Seven Steps'
Read Nicholas Cords: Soba And Silence
Watch The Knights: On A Quest To Make Great Music
Watch Brooklyn Rider Plays Philip Glass
Watch Guilty Pleasures: Nicholas Cords' Massenet 'Meditation'
March 17, 2011 – For the Brooklyn Rider musician, it wasn't easy being a closeted violist in high school.
Listen First Loves: Nick Cords' 'Golden Age' Infatuations
September 20, 2010 – The Brooklyn Rider violist once pined for the good old days of great performers on scratchy old 78s.
Read Best Music Of The Year So Far: Classical
Listen Brooklyn, Iceland And Outer Space: New Classical CDs
April 18, 2010 – Hear NPR Music's Tom Huizenga and host Guy Raz spin new releases by young classical musicians.
Listen SXSW 2010: Brooklyn Rider, Live In Concert
Listen The Magnetic Fields, Giant Drag, The Knife, And More
February 1, 2010 – The latest All Songs Considered mix features music from The Preservation Hall Jazz Band and more.
Watch Brooklyn Rider: Tiny Desk Concert
Read Invoking Improv: Best Classical CDs Of 2008 APM