Read How Verdi Improved On Shakespeare
Read It's Been A Really Bad Week For Classical Music
Watch Lawrence Brownlee: Tiny Desk Concert
Watch This Opera Will Eat Your Heart Out
Read Verdi-Care In Effect
Read How Do You Get Paid $400,000 At Carnegie Hall? Be A Stagehand
October 3, 2013 – The hall's five full-time stagehands went on strike. The dispute wasn't over their eye-popping pay.
Watch Studying The Science Behind Child Prodigies
Watch A Veteran Traces America In Music
Read Gustavo Dudamel And The LA Philharmonic Celebrate 10 Years In Disney Hall KUSC
October 2, 2013 – Hear a concert of classics, and a new work, marking the 10th year of Frank Gehry's shining Hall. KUSC
Read Chronicle Of A Death Foretold: New York City Opera Shuts Its Doors
October 1, 2013 – After a round of emergency fundraising failed, New York's "People's Opera" is shutting down.
Read Minnesota Orchestra Conductor Resigns After Carnegie Hall Cancellations MPR
October 1, 2013 – Osmo Vänskä, who helped make his group one of the best in the world, has quit. MPR
Read Don't Call This 12-Year-Old Concert Pianist A Prodigy
October 1, 2013 – Emily Bear has recorded six albums and performed at the White House. What have you done lately?
Read New At K.486 Mart
Read CANCELLED: Carnegie Hall Live: Opening Night Gala With The Philadelphia Orchestra
September 27, 2013 – Violinist Joshua Bell and bassist Esperanza Spalding are the superstar soloists.
Read Say What? French Horn Players Run Risk Of Hearing Loss
September 25, 2013 – Nearly half the horn players in an Australian study noticed that they'd lost some of their hearing.
Read The Pianist Who Plays 'The Rascal And The Sparrow'
September 25, 2013 – In a new tribute album, pianist Antonio Pompa-Baldi pairs songs by Francis Poulenc and Edith Piaf.
Watch Vijay Iyer, Jeremy Denk Win MacArthur Genius Grants
September 25, 2013 – The two pianists exemplify creative thinking and wide-ranging intellectual and artistic pursuits.
Read First Listen: Jeremy Denk, 'J.S. Bach: Goldberg Variations'
September 21, 2013 – The pianist explores Bach's harnessing of "infinite possibility from a single piece of code."
Read Leonard Bernstein's Unconventional 'Anxiety'
Read And 'Fiddler On The Roof' — Not Jewish
Read Opera Star Jessye Norman Picks Her Favorite Jazz Singers WBGO
September 20, 2013 – The soprano tells WBGO that studying jazz vocalists influenced the way she interprets songs. WBGO
Watch First Watch: Kronos Quartet Plays Music By The National's Bryce Dessner
September 18, 2013 – Hear music for string quartet written by The National's Bryce Dessner and premiered by Kronos.
Read Mstislav Reaperpovich
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.