Classical Music News
Watch After A Bitter Struggle, DSO Brings 'Joy' To The People Again
March 9, 2014 – The revitalized Detroit Symphony Orchestra is a bright spot in its struggling city.
Read A Kid Named Carl Stirs Up The Bach Musical Dynasty
March 8, 2014 – On his birth tricentennial, how Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach helped forge the music of the future.
Watch Robert Ashley: Opera's Misunderstood Innovator
Watch And The Oscar Goes To ... Mr. 'Star Wars' Or Arcade Fire?
February 27, 2014 – The contenders to win an Oscar for Best Original Score in 2014 are anything but typical.
Read We Don't Love Him Just For The Twizzles
Read Collecting Money For Songwriters, A 100-Year Tug Of War
February 13, 2014 – For the performing-rights group ASCAP, nearly every victory has come as the result of litigation.
Read Fiddler On The Slopes
Watch Update: 'I Have Begun To Hear A Little Again'
Read Stolen Stradivarius Found By Milwaukee Police
Read Duke Ellington's Lost Opera, Forever A Work In Progress
February 2, 2014 – When the prolific composer died in 1974, he left one of his most ambitious projects unfinished.
Read A Holocaust Tale Unfolds On Two Levels
Watch New Music Shines at Classical Grammy Awards
Read Inspiration Or Embarrassment? Lang Lang And Metallica Teaming Up At Grammys
January 24, 2014 – They may be odd bedfellows but the band and the piano superstar both know how to shred.
Watch Tracing The Career Of Claudio Abbado, A Consummate Conductor
January 21, 2014 – One of the great post-World War II conductors, Abbado had a searching musical intellect.
Read Guess Who's Singing The National Anthem At The Super Bowl?
January 21, 2014 – We won't guess what her odds were, but it's superstar soprano Renee Fleming.