Friday, August 15, 2014
In 1988, Lauren Bacall made a memorable appearance at Leonard Bernstein's 70th birthday gala at Tanglewood, serenading him with "The Saga of Lenny."
Monday, August 11, 2014
In 1986, Robin Williams appeared at the Metropolitan Opera House, in which he parodied opera singers, the ballet and his training at Juilliard.
Sunday, July 27, 2014
The government should clarify federal rules about bringing musical instruments on to commercial flights as carry-on luggage, U.S. Sen. Jack Reed said.
Friday, July 25, 2014
A Milwaukee man who provided the stun gun used in the theft of a $5 million Stradivarius violin in January was sentenced Thursday to 3 1/2 years in prison.
Tuesday, July 22, 2014
President Obama will present the National Medal of Arts to 12 recipients including the Brooklyn Academy of Music during a White House ceremony on Monday at 3 pm.
Sunday, July 20, 2014
This 1961 report on the Glyndebourne Festival in Sussex, England presents a rather dramatic contrast to the modern-day parks concert concept.
Friday, July 11, 2014
Four Slovenian ski officials were suspended Friday for allegedly rigging the results of pop violinist Vanessa-Mae to help her qualify for the Winter Olympics in Sochi.
Wednesday, July 09, 2014
Republicans in the House want to hold up new federal rules intended to crack down on ivory sales because it is becoming more difficult for owners of musical instruments and others.
Tuesday, July 08, 2014
A portfolio of photographs offers a unique perspective on the classical music scene as it's played out in different corners of the world.
Monday, July 07, 2014
A recently discovered letter from Gustav Mahler’s close confidante and sometime lover Natalie Bauer-Lechner spills many new details on the composer’s complicated love life – and names names.
Sunday, July 06, 2014
The Italian conductor Riccardo Chailly has withdrawn from his performances over the next two months after breaking his right arm in a fall.