Watch Three Symphonies That Aren't Really Symphonies
Read New York City's 'People's Opera' May Face Its Final Curtain
September 10, 2013 – The New York City Opera may have to cancel its upcoming season if fundraising falls short.
Read Banjos, Bartók And La Belle Époque: New Classical Albums
September 8, 2013 – NPR Music's Tom Huizenga and host Jacki Lyden spin a wide variety of new classical recordings.
Read Music For The Bisontennial
Watch Watch A Late Composer's Parting Statement, Through The Eyes Of A Child
September 5, 2013 – A bright-eyed child transforms a mournful prayer in this video featuring New York Polyphony.
Read Why Aren't Composers Writing More Symphonies Today?
September 4, 2013 – Composer and clarinetist Derek Bermel explores why there aren't more new American symphonies.
Watch 10 Easy Ways To Optimize Your Music Practice
Read The Academy Of St. Martin In The Red
Read When Symphony Boards Get Desperate
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.
Watch Singing And Sandwiches For A Tenor's Centennial
Listen Slimmed-Down Gramophone Awards Honor Home Team
Watch Atheists Take Old Hymns Out Of The Chapel And Into The Streets
August 25, 2013 – For 40 years, the Renaissance Street Singers have given free public performances of sacred music.
Read His Voice? Muzak To Her Ears
Read Behind The Latest Round Of Bruised Feelings At The Minnesota Orchestra
August 22, 2013 – A blogger charges that management may have attempted to undercut organizing efforts.
Watch Daniel Hope's Earth And Sky Expedition Q2
Read The Mid-Century American Symphony
Read Get High In Aspen
Read A Forgotten Quartet, Reissued And Reevaluated
Watch An American Maverick Turns The Symphony On Its Head
August 15, 2013 – Follow the story of insurance executive Charles Ives, who forever changed American music.
Watch Why Is One Of The World's Top Violinists Judging Miss America?
August 14, 2013 – Violinist and conductor Joshua Bell is going to be joining Lance Bass and a Shark Tank judge.
Read Why Steinway Is Likely To Be Sold To A Hedge Fund Manager WNYC
August 14, 2013 – Ilya Marritz explains why the fairly healthy company is seeking a buyout in the first place. WNYC
Watch Life As Prayer: The Singing Nuns Of Ann Arbor
Watch Why Are American Orchestras Afraid Of New Symphonies?
August 13, 2013 – St. Louis Symphony music director David Robertson decodes America's orchestral anxieties.