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Wednesday, January 09, 2013
As awards seasons gets into full swing—the Oscar Nominations have been announced—it’s a time to reflect on what a great season it’s been for classical music fans.
Thursday, January 03, 2013
We’ve assembled our top five classical music anniversaries that don’t include Verdi and Wagner.
Thursday, December 20, 2012
Santa isn’t the only one checking his list this time of year. Critics around the country and world are filing their reports on who is deserving of praise and who is despicable.
Wednesday, December 12, 2012
As 2012 comes to a close, we’ve collected our favorite iPad apps of the year for current and future classical music lovers.
Monday, December 03, 2012
As the holidays approach, let us help you find that perfect present for the classical music fans on your list.
Monday, November 19, 2012
As many music lovers prepare for Thanksgiving meals, we've sniffed out the five tastiest feasts that are served up on the opera stage.
Wednesday, November 14, 2012
We’ve combed through the compilations, and found five of the more original albums conceits available, from the naughty to those for your pets.
Thursday, November 08, 2012
To commemorate Carter’s complex musical output, his cutting wit and his generosity toward fellow musicians, we’ve collected our favorite five videos featuring the composer and his work.
Wednesday, October 31, 2012
Chuck Berry famously demanded Beethoven “Roll Over” to help usher in a new era of rock and roll. But rather than eschewing the famous German composer, popular musicians started quoting him in their works.
Friday, October 26, 2012
"Saturday Night Live" and Comedy Central don’t have a monopoly on political satire. Commentary on the state of government has been showing up in for centuries in operas by Monteverdi to John Adams.
Wednesday, October 17, 2012
An advertising campaign for the English National Opera’s production of Don Giovanni showing an opened condom wrapper has caused stir in London. Are the posters obscene, or just provocative?
Thursday, October 11, 2012
Sports teams aren’t the only attractions that pack the seats with boldface names. We’ve collected the top fanatics you’d recognize who dot concert halls and opera houses.
Wednesday, October 03, 2012
With New York’s newest venue opening its doors this past week, raves and critiques about the Barclays Center are streaming in. What would you want to see there?
Thursday, September 27, 2012
Uncertainty surrounds many American orchestras as the new season gets underway. But all is not dire. Here are five opening-night concerts that excite us for the months ahead.
Thursday, September 20, 2012
As a multi-million dollar scandal unfolds this fall, we rounded up the five most infamous crimes committed in the 21st century from around the classical world.
Wednesday, September 12, 2012
Not all of the visionary director's productions have been well received. Here are five that created drama both on stage and off.
Friday, August 31, 2012
From astronaut flutists to a string quartet played on helicopters, here are five far-out examples of airplanes and aerospace technologies in classical music.
Friday, August 24, 2012
A recent New York Times essay advocated for tough and incisive arts criticism. None of the nominees spent much time parsing new music but we've selected five who could write in a barbed style.
Thursday, August 16, 2012
A recent study shows that people that listen to music at work are more productive. Here are our suggestions to help you get through the day.
Thursday, August 09, 2012
These five current performers stand out for taking risks on stage with energy and daring.