Read Please Approach The (Piano) Bench
Listen The Peony Pavilion: A Vivid Dream In A Garden
Watch Holiday Treats: Violinist Ray Chen Plays Sweet Sounds At LPR
November 28, 2012 – Watch a stellar rising violinist perform two bonbons in an intimate club performance recorded live.
Listen Kennedy Center's New Organ No Longer A Pipe Dream
Listen Do Orchestras Really Need Conductors?
Read Joyce DiDonato: Sublime Singing Makes The Unreal Real
November 27, 2012 – Hear a celebrated mezzo-soprano sing an aria from her exceptional new recording of Baroque opera.
Read Michel Van Der Aa Wins The Grawemeyer Award For Music
November 25, 2012 – Watch an excerpt of a cello concerto/short film that has earned the Dutch composer the prize.
Listen Missy Mazzoli: A New Opera And New Attitude For Classical Music
November 23, 2012 – The young composer from Brooklyn battles the stereotypes in classical music.
Listen 'Don Giovanni' To 'Nixon In China': Holiday Feasts In Opera
November 22, 2012 – As you prepare to feast this Thanksgiving, there's also an operatic feast to be had.
Listen Max Richter Recomposes 'The Four Seasons'
Read Ode To Joy Of Cooking
Read Classical Crib Sheet: Top 5 Stories This Week
Read Calculated Instability: The Pioneering Sonatas Of C.P.E. Bach
November 20, 2012 – The quirky music of J.S. Bach's most impressive son delights in an album by pianist Danny Driver.
Listen Beethoven's Famous 4 Notes: Truly Revolutionary Music
November 19, 2012 – A leading conductor and an author explain the resonances behind a famous phrase in music.
Watch Don't Forget The Music: A Well-Seasoned Thanksgiving Soundtrack
November 19, 2012 – Our suggestions for a Turkey Day playlist, brimming with American sounds.