WQXR Staff

WQXR Staff appears in the following:

Looking Back at Levine's Legacy

Friday, May 06, 2016

WQXR
Peruse a timeline of milestones of James Levine's tenure at the Met; Valery Gergiev leads a concert in Syria; and more to listen, read and watch in WQXR's Whole Note.

Comments [1]

A Milestone for a New York Icon

Thursday, May 05, 2016

WQXR
Commemorating Carnegie, a landmark for all New Yorkers; watch a woman squeeze 50 classical music puns into two minutes; and more to listen, read and watch in WQXR's Whole Note.

Comment

Reasons for Lincoln Center Leader's Exit Leak Out

Wednesday, May 04, 2016

WQXR
The circumstances surrounding Jed Bernstein's quick departure as president of Lincoln Center become clearer; and more to listen, read and watch in WQXR's Whole Note.

Comment

Marian Anderson to Appear on the $5 Bill

Tuesday, May 03, 2016

WQXR
The great contralto will become the only artist to be depicted on a U.S. bill; a cast change at the WNO's Ring; and more to listen, read and watch in WQXR's Whole Note.

Comment

New York Opera Fest Shines Light on City's Smaller Companies

Monday, May 02, 2016

WQXR
A new opera festival promotes NYC's other opera companies and honors one of our own; the creators of 'JFK' talk to Studio 360; and more to listen, read and watch in WQXR's Whole Note.

Comment

A Robert Shaw Centennial Celebration at Carnegie Hall

Friday, April 29, 2016

WQXR
Robert Shaw is feted by the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra and Carnegie Hall; further details about the Steve Jobs opera; and more to listen, read and watch in WQXR's Whole Note.

Comments [1]

Esa-Pekka Salonen Will Replace Levine in Met Orchestra Series

Tuesday, April 26, 2016

WQXR
The Met fills holes left by James Levine's retirement; Symphomania gets an encore; and more to listen, read and watch in WQXR's Whole Note.

Comments [1]

Meet the WQXR Moonlighter Finalists, Part 2

Monday, April 25, 2016

WQXR
Get to know the talented performers who made it this far in WQXR's first competition for amateur musicians. Introducing our most mature competitors.

Comments [2]

3 Figures Behind This Year's 21st Century Music Marathon

Monday, April 25, 2016

WQXR
Sampling 21st century music for the 21st century orchestra; clarinetist Anthony McGill joins us on air and in person; and more to listen, read and watch in WQXR's Whole Note.

Comment

Dearly Beloved, Pop Icon Prince Dies at 57

Thursday, April 21, 2016

WQXR
Remembering Prince, who created work on an operatic scale; celebrating Menuhin's and Shakespeare's anniversaries; and more to listen, read and watch in WQXR's Whole Note.

Comments [2]

Preparing a Musical Seder

Thursday, April 21, 2016

A list of music for the first night of Passover; and more to listen, read and watch in WQXR's Whole Note.

Comment

A Short History of WQXR's Peabody Awards

Wednesday, April 20, 2016

WQXR
From newspaper strikes to cutting-edge composers, a look at WQXR's history with the Peabodys; a tenor loses his soprano; and more to listen, read and watch in WQXR's Whole Note.

Comments [1]

Henry Threadgill Wins the Pulitzer Prize for Music

Tuesday, April 19, 2016

WQXR
The composer/improvisor is honored for "In for a Penny, In for a Pound;" with the 2016 Pulitzers set, the Peabody's are up next; and more to listen, read and watch in WQXR's Whole Note.

Comment

Speculation Begins on Levine's Successor at the Met

Monday, April 18, 2016

WQXR
Who will be the next music director of the Met; a documentary about an eccentric Russian pianist opens; and more to listen, read and watch in WQXR's Whole Note.

Comments [4]

An Appreciation of the James Levine Era

Thursday, April 14, 2016

Fred Plotkin appraises James Levine's tenure at the Met; Augustin Hadelich impresses at The Greene Space; and more to listen, read and watch in WQXR's Whole Note.

Comment

Jed Bernstein Resigns as Lincoln Center President

Thursday, April 14, 2016

The president of Lincoln Center is leaving his position to pursue creative and producing opportunities.
Read More

Comments [2]

A Brew with Notes of Mango and Mambo

Thursday, April 14, 2016

Yonkers Brewing Co. explains the recipe behind WBrewXR; San Francisco Symphony joins Facebook Live; and more to listen, watch and read in WQXR's Whole Note.

Comment

Les Arts Florissants Revive an 18th-Century 'Hit'

Wednesday, April 13, 2016

The French Baroque specialists bring "Les Fêtes Vénitiennes" to BAM; Meet the Composer is introduced to the Peabodys; and more the listen, read and watch in WQXR's Whole Note.

Comments [1]

Meet the Composer Named Finalist for 2016 Peabody Award

Tuesday, April 12, 2016

Q2 Music's Meet the Composer podcast with Nadia Sirota was named a finalist for a 2016 Peabody Award, which celebrates media arts of the highest ambitions and standards.

Comments [1]

Happy Birthday, Alberto Ginastera

Monday, April 11, 2016

WQXR
Argentina's most famous composer turns 100; getting ready for Flute Fest with Sir James Galway; and more to listen, read and watch in WQXR's Whole Note.

Comments [2]