Sunday, January 01, 2012
If anything, classical music fans are not a frivolous crowd. This is the evidence turned up in WQXR's 2011 Classical Countdown, a listener survey that showed that Beethoven remains the most popular composer of our time.
Tuesday, December 27, 2011
In 2011, a growing number of arts organizations embraced digital technology a means of riding out the stresses facing the field.
Sunday, December 25, 2011
A rare violin worth $172,000 that was mistakenly left on board a Boston-to-Philadelphia bus by a groggy music student from Taiwan has been found and returned to its grateful owner.
Monday, December 19, 2011
The flamboyant organist Cameron Carpenter offers us another example of his remarkable technical and musical skills in a new recording and video of “Sleigh Ride.”
Tuesday, December 13, 2011
The New Russian Quartet, the resident string quartet at the Moscow Conservatory, lent its support to the protests against the allegedly fraudulent parliamentary elections.
Friday, December 09, 2011
Not only will he withdraw from the remainder of his performances this season, the conductor says that he won’t conduct at all in 2012-13.