Classical Music News
Read Chronicle Of A Death Foretold: New York City Opera Shuts Its Doors
October 2, 2013 – After a round of emergency fundraising failed, New York's "People's Opera" is shutting down.
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 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.
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 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 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 Versatile Opera Star, Director, Teacher Regina Resnik Dies at 90
August 9, 2013 – The Bronx native began her career early, then did it all — singing as both a soprano and a mezzo.
Watch Licia Albanese: An Opera Diva Hits 100
Watch A Veteran's Piercing True Story Leaps From Page To Stage
July 20, 2013 – The Long Walk, Brian Castner's memoir of PTSD and a difficult homecoming, will soon be an opera.
Watch Opera Singer Becomes (Soprano) Voice Of Protest In Portugal
July 18, 2013 – After drowning out the president in song, Ana Maria Pinto now leads choirs of angry Portuguese.