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Friday, November 21, 2014
With the New York launch of a new classical music club night series, the field of concerts in non-traditional music is growing. Here are five standouts.
Friday, November 14, 2014
The 1980s broke down barriers in music. Rockers tried to cross into classical music, Andre Previn went jazz (again) and "Sesame Street" was a platform for classical artists.
Thursday, November 06, 2014
The dispute over a pianist's review in the Washington Post is the latest in a long line of rifts between performers and critics. Just take a look at these five examples.
Friday, October 31, 2014
From the Beatles to numerous one-hit-wonders, Bach's music has inspired many pop artists over the years. Here are the five that received the most notice.
Thursday, October 23, 2014
Though DiDonato might have provided one of the most memorable versions of the national anthem, celebrating its 200th anniversary this year, we’ll revisit our five favorite renditions.
Thursday, October 16, 2014
While the natural world has been a muse to composers, music in return has proven a boon to plants. We unearthed our following top five examples of how they relate.
Wednesday, October 08, 2014
While Yo-Yo Ma didn't bring his cello to his daughter's wedding, here are five weddings where extraordinary musicians did perform.
Tuesday, September 30, 2014
Some chamber groups are named after locations, composers or even their founders. Here are ten stranger names that go beyond the obvious.
Tuesday, September 23, 2014
This fall, a substantial number of projects being presented in New York offer potential excitement for both for both dance and music lovers, including these five.
Tuesday, September 16, 2014
Since the 17th century Scotland has inspired composers both within and outside of its borders, including these five great works.
Thursday, September 11, 2014
After a tumultuous summer for classical music fans, this fall already promises to throw a few curveballs our way.
Wednesday, September 03, 2014
As the new season begins, a new crop of musicians will introduce themselves to New York audiences. Here are five anticipated recital debuts over the next few months.
Tuesday, August 26, 2014
Looking back at the history of the show, we’ve ranked five notorious classical music performances.
Thursday, August 14, 2014
The recent death of the composer Peter Sculthorpe has prompted remembrances of his music, which often reflected his native Australia. With that in mind, here are five of the country’s most notable composers.
Thursday, August 07, 2014
Blogger Amanda Angel collects the top 5 reconciliations in opera as New York fans of the opera await a resolution to The Met's labor negotiations.
Thursday, July 31, 2014
This year’s Mostly Mozart Festival includes performances of works based on Mozart’s output and works that Mozart arranged by others.
Thursday, July 24, 2014
Several promising talents died at the front in World War I, others suffered debilitating injuries. Here are five notable musicians who served.
Thursday, July 10, 2014
As Germany and Argentina prepare for the championship match, we’ve collected five works that would adequately celebrate the new victors.
Wednesday, July 02, 2014
Composers from Stravinsky to Puccini and Ives have reinterpreted American patriotic anthems. In honor of Independence Day, here are five of our favorite classical takes on classic American songs.
Friday, June 27, 2014
Opera Theater of St. Louis premiered Ricky Ian Gordon's opera about Gertrude Stein. Gordon is only the latest composer to find a muse in Stein’s words and world; here are five others.