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How the Philharmonia of New York is Using Tech to Change the Concert Experience

The Philharmonia of New York's "Symphonic Storyboards" merges orchestral performance with film.

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20 Classical Music Selections to Enhance Your Cooking Experience

Cooking great food and is like making great music. Here are 20 classical music selections that will enhance your cooking experience.

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Review: Richard Strauss' 'Der Rosenkavalier' at The Met Opera

Robert Carsen's production of “Der Rosenkavalier” at the Met receives a divided reaction in what may also be Renée Fleming’s farewell to the opera stage.

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Classical Comedy: Here are our 10 Fave #ClickBaitASymphony Tweets!

Get ready to restore your faith in Twitter. Check out #ClickBaitASymphony!

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13 Favorite Easter Music Pieces Shared by Top Choral Directors

We asked the world's top choral directors to share their favorite pieces of easter music. Here are 13 of the best pieces they picked.

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Watch Piano Duo's Roller Disco Cover of Daft Punk's 'Lose Yourself to Dance'

Anderson and Roe embraced their disco souls with a four-hand cover of Daft Punk's "Lose Yourself to Dance."

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Q2 Music Album of the Week

Listen: Ted Hearne's Album Holds a Mirror to Modern Life

Composer Ted Hearne’s arms must be exhausted, carrying around that giant mirror that he so effectively holds up to modern life. Listen to his ‘Sound From the Bench’ all this week.

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Listen to This St. Matthew Passion Aria Like You've Never Heard Before

"Ebarme dich" is a powerful, aching aria, and when it's sung in Arabic you can really understand the transcending power of music.

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