Watch Lawrence Brownlee: Tiny Desk Concert
Read It's Been A Really Bad Week For Classical Music
Read How Verdi Improved On Shakespeare
Read Returning To Music, Tested By Loss
Listen Guest DJ Angela Meade: Hitting The Big Time With Help From Verdi
October 7, 2013 – One of today's preeminent Verdi singers spins deep tracks by the master opera composer.
Read Verdi's Gift: Wringing Catchy Music From Touchy Subjects
October 8, 2013 – The composer's tendency to push buttons won him harsh reviews — and a lasting legacy.
Read Act Like You Know: Giuseppe Verdi
Read What Is Classical Music's Women Problem?
Read Verdi's Operas: A Vigorous Soundtrack To Human Nature
October 10, 2013 – On the bicentennial of the composer's birth, his music seems keenly suited to our pride and sorrow.
Watch Verdi's Requiem With The Chicago Symphony
Read Next On The Verdi Channel
Watch Electronic Music's Godfather Isn't Done Innovating
October 12, 2013 – Morton Subotnick's Silver Apples of the Moon changed music. At 80, he still has more up his sleeve.
Watch The Minds Behind 'Einstein On The Beach' Talk Shop
October 12, 2013 – Phillip Glass, Robert Wilson and Lucinda Childs discuss a new revival of their epic modern opera.
Read A Debt Ceiling Playlist: 5 Songs To Push Your Mind To The Brink
October 17, 2013 – With financial cataclysm averted, a playlist for the swirling emotions of the past two weeks.
Listen Miloš Karadaglić On 'Song Travels'
Read Superdupertitles At Silicon Valley Opera
Read LA's Own 'Amazing And Unique Instrument' Turns 10
Watch Get To Know Ned Rorem, Now That He's 90
Read Soothing The Savage Beat: When Electronic Artists Conjure Classical
October 24, 2013 – From pulsating techno to a sublime adagio, what happens when two opposite musical realms collide.
Read Energetic, Intimate 'Letters' Reveal Private Leonard Bernstein
October 27, 2013 – A new book compiles letters to and from the legendary composer and conductor.
Watch From 'Crouching Tiger' To 'Secret Songs': Composer Tan Dun's Next Move
October 27, 2013 – An ancient secret language spoken among women in his home province inspired Tan's latest work.
Read First Listen: Kronos Quartet, 'Aheym'
Read Bach Unwigged: The Man Behind The Music
Watch And You Think You're Having A Bad Day
Read First Listen: Hilary Hahn, 'In 27 Pieces: The Hilary Hahn Encores'
November 3, 2013 – The resourceful young violinist asked for brand-new encores — and, boy, did she get them.