Listen Leonard Bernstein's 'Kaddish' Symphony: A Crisis Of Faith
September 29, 2012 – Conductor Marian Alsop muses on her mentor's most religious symphony, which raises many questions.
Listen Gustavo Dudamel On The Magic Of Stravinsky's 'Crazy Music'
September 28, 2012 – One of today's hottest conductors talks about a piece that's integral to his musical life.
Listen Klaus Heymann: On 25 Years Of Naxos And Classical Music
September 27, 2012 – The founder of Naxos upended the classical music industry. Hear music that tells his story.
Listen Cecilia Bartoli's Latest 'Mission' Rediscovers Agostino Steffani
September 24, 2012 – The award-winning soprano uncovers the music of an Italian composer on her new album, Mission.
Listen Radiohead's Guitarist Adapts To Life In Widescreen
September 15, 2012 – Jonny Greenwood scored the new film The Master, his second for director Paul Thomas Anderson.
Read 33 Musicians On What John Cage Communicates
Listen Ben Powell: In The Footsteps Of Jazz Fiddle Royalty WBUR
August 27, 2012 – The young Berklee-trained violinist dedicates his new album to the late legend Stephane Grappelli. WBUR
Listen Guest DJ: Decoding Debussy With Pierre-Laurent Aimard
August 22, 2012 – For the composer's sesquicentennial, a virtuoso selects favorite Debussy recordings.
Watch Is Opera Ailing? Assessing The State Of The Art
Listen A Musician And The Audition Of His Life
Listen A Grand Soviet Symphony, By Way Of Brazil
Listen At Home With The Coltranes, Listening To Stravinsky
July 19, 2012 – Saxophonist Ravi Coltrane (son of John and Alice) recalls a childhood filled with symphonic music.
Listen Avi Avital: A Mandolinist's Unlikely Education
Listen From 'Glee' To Gettysburg: Brian Stokes Mitchell Speaks For Lincoln
July 4, 2012 – The Broadway star talks about his new recording of Copland's Lincoln Portrait for NPR Music.