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Carnegie Hall Live

Listen: National Youth Orchestra Recorded at Carnegie Hall

Listen to the archived broadcast of the National Youth Orchestra of the USA, a training orchestra organized by Carnegie Hall. The program includes Britten, Mussorgsky and Bernstein.

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Carlo Bergonzi, Leading Italian Tenor, Dies at 90

The Italian opera singer Carlo Bergonzi, known as the leading Verdi stylist of his generation, died in Milan on Friday. He was 90.

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Five Notable Classical Musicians Who Served in World War I

This Monday marks the 100th anniversary of when the Austro-Hungarian Empire declared war on Serbia. Several promising talents died at the front, others suffered debilitating injuries. Here are five notable musicians.

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Conducting Business

Are Virtuosos Born or Bred?

Becoming an expert takes more than practice, according to a new scientific paper. In fact, success mostly reflects other factors, like innate talent, age or competition experience.

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