WQXR Staff appears in the following:
Friday, March 18, 2016
Michael Bacon of The Bacon Brothers writes a work for his first instrument; Bach birthday party planning; and more to listen, read and watch in WQXR's Whole Note.
Thursday, March 17, 2016
What to listen to on St. Patrick's Day; the L.A. Philharmonic visits The Late Show; and more to listen, read and watch in WQXR's Whole Note.
Friday, March 11, 2016
A movie about an off-key opera singer; Jennifer Koh opens up her brain to science; and more to listen, read and watch in WQXR's Whole Note.
Thursday, March 10, 2016
In order to guide The Beatles and create pop music history, George Martin, who died Tuesday, drew upon classical music training; and more to listen, read and watch in WQXR's Whole Note.
Wednesday, March 09, 2016
Donald Trump's connection to the classical world; the Met's National Council finalists; and more to listen, read and watch in WQXR's Whole Note.
Tuesday, March 08, 2016
Our Moonlighter Competition launches; Bret Easton Ellis directs a film inspired by "The Barber of Seville"; and more to listen, read and watch in WQXR's Whole Note.
Monday, March 07, 2016
Does the length of pianists' fingers make a difference; remembering Nikolaus Harnoncourt; and more to listen, read and watch in WQXR's Whole Note.
Monday, February 29, 2016
Gioachino Rossini's 55th birthday celebration; music performances not included on the Oscars; and more to listen, read and watch in WQXR's Whole Note.
Friday, February 26, 2016
We celebrate New York City Beer Week; a tiny opera singer tweets her travails; and more to listen, read and watch in the WQXR Whole Note.
Monday, February 22, 2016
Spring is still a month away, but we're warming up with the thoughts and schedules of this year's summer music festivals.
Thursday, February 18, 2016
Dmitri Hvorostovsky returns after cancer treatments; Marc-André Hamlin performs his own composition; and more to read, watch and listen to in the Whole Note.
Wednesday, February 17, 2016
While Serge Prokofiev's music is familiar with audiences throughout New York, his history in the city is less known.
Tuesday, January 26, 2016
Carnegie Hall released its 2016-17 season Tuesday, celebrating Venice, Bruckner and Steve Reich, amid a continuation of its ambitious commissions projects.
Monday, January 25, 2016
In honor of Mozart’s birthday this Wednesday, we feature a compilation of his most beloved arias interpreted by acclaimed baritone Christian Gerhaher and the Freiburg Baroque Orchestra.
Sunday, January 10, 2016
The classical music-themed series "Mozart in the Jungle" and composer Ennio Morricone came up big with wins in their categories at the 2016 Golden Globe awards.
Monday, December 07, 2015
The Grammy award nominations for 2016 have been announced. Read about the notable classical artists and recordings and see the full list of nominees.
Monday, November 16, 2015
Xian Zhang will be the New Jersey Symphony Orchestra’s 14th music director starting a four-year term in September 2016.
Wednesday, November 11, 2015
Disruptive mobile device use during classical concerts reached a new level when an audience member began a video Skype session during a Daniel Hope performance.
Tuesday, October 27, 2015
As fans await the New York Mets' return to the World Series – the first time they've advanced since 2000 – it's worth recalling a famous baseball rivalry in New York City history.
Tuesday, October 20, 2015
Musical names have long been used by carmakers to suggest a sense of elegance or class. The latest effort comes from BMW.