Tuesday, June 03, 2014
The Budapest Festival Orchestra says that U.S. Customs officials at JFK Airport seized seven bows from the orchestra's string section on Saturday. Here's why.
Sunday, June 01, 2014
If the piano that washed up beneath the Brooklyn Bridge could be salvaged, and left in its current location, what sort of pieces would you want to hear?
Friday, May 30, 2014
Thursday, May 29, 2014
Courtney Lewis, once described Lewis as "charming, handsome and so properly British," has been named music director of the Jacksonville Symphony in Florida.
Tuesday, May 27, 2014
Thursday, May 22, 2014
The Philadelphia Orchestra, looking to add some sizzle to third annual tour of China, will video stream its concert on Sunday from Shanghai.
Wednesday, May 21, 2014
Summer festival season is finally upon us. Consult our lawn-by-lawn guide to the tristate region's top offerings.
Tuesday, May 20, 2014
The pianists Alice Sara Ott and Francesco Tristano have teamed up for an edgy music video featuring an arrangement of The Rite of Spring. The video is a departure for Ott.
Sunday, May 18, 2014
An incomplete Kyrie by Mozart has resurfaced and will be auctioned at Sotheby’s, where it is expected to fetch from $500,000 to $800,000.
Wednesday, May 14, 2014
Ma entertained Wednesday at the court's annual spring musical concert in an ornate conference room beneath portraits of Chief Justices Warren Burger and William Rehnquist.
Tuesday, May 13, 2014
Tuesday, May 13, 2014
To show that anyone can make music, the London-based artist Tadas Maksimovas has used his hip-length hair as the medium in a violin performance project.
Monday, May 12, 2014
Chanting "shame on you" and waving Ukrainian flags, protesters interrupted a concert on Sunday by the London Symphony Orchestra, denouncing its chief conductor, Valery Gergiev.
Sunday, May 11, 2014
Tip No. 1: Buy your tickets – and reserve hotel rooms – for summer destination festivals.
Saturday, May 10, 2014
The Denver city attorney's office issued letters Thursday warning the orchestra that the series could violate state laws against public consumption of marijuana.
Wednesday, May 07, 2014
The Cincinnati Symphony visits with an oratorio by black Canadian-American composer R. Nathaniel Dett — a work whose 1937 premiere was weirdly cut short.