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Friday, March 23, 2012
A piano work experts attribute to Mozart as a child prodigy was performed for the first time Friday since it was found last year after apparently being left in an attic for centuries.
Wednesday, March 21, 2012
An Atlanta-based nonprofit is planning to bring North Korea's national orchestra to the U.S. for a tour that would start in Atlanta, according to the group's president.
Friday, March 16, 2012
Talk about a couple of heavyweight performances: The Canadian Opera Company has cast two sumo wrestlers for an upcoming production of Handel's Semele.
Saturday, March 10, 2012
It was an unusual backdrop for a fistfight: Maestro Riccardo Muti was nearly through the second movement of Brahms Symphony No. 2 at the normally staid Chicago Symphony Orchestra when two patrons went at it. UPDATED 3/13.
Friday, March 09, 2012
They've still got their trombones and their trumpets, their cornets and their clarinets.
Tuesday, March 06, 2012
Nordic artists will take over the Kennedy Center next year for a monthlong festival to cap a new season of programs in 2012 and 2013 that were announced Tuesday.
Friday, February 17, 2012
Gustavo Dudamel, El Sistema's poster boy, takes Los Angeles Philharmonic to his homeland. The visit comes fresh from winning a Grammy.
Wednesday, February 15, 2012
Charles Anthony, a character singer who set the record for most appearances at the Metropolitan Opera - 2,928 - during a career that spanned from 1954 to 2010, died Wednesday. He was 82.
Sunday, February 12, 2012
The Detroit symphony has set what it believes is a record for the most viewers of a live, online performance by a U.S. symphonic group.
Thursday, February 09, 2012
Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra officials insist it's not "American Idol" meets Mozart.
Sunday, February 05, 2012
For the first time, 21st-century audiences are able to hear the voice of Otto von Bismarck, one of the 19th century's most important figures.
Tuesday, January 31, 2012
Camilla Williams, believed to be the first African-American woman to appear with a major U.S. opera company, has died. She was 92.
Friday, January 27, 2012
Paavo Berglund, one of Finland's most prominent conductors, has died at age 82.
Monday, January 23, 2012
How does the Detroit Symphony Orchestra get to Carnegie Hall? Like everyone else - practice, practice, practice. But the Motor City musicians also added a little imagination.
Thursday, January 19, 2012
The Supreme Court has upheld a law giving US copyright protection to millions of works by foreign artists that had been freely available.
Monday, January 16, 2012
A massive cache of musical treasures that’s grown to include a fragile harp-piano, the pioneering Moog synthesizer and a famous theremin languishes in a Michigan storage vault.
Thursday, January 12, 2012
Carnegie Hall is establishing a youth orchestra called the National Youth Orchestra of the United States of America.
Sunday, January 01, 2012
To commemorate Glass' 75th birthday and his long relationship with Spoleto, the festival is staging a full production of "Kepler," about the 17th-century scientist.
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.