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Thursday, June 25, 2015
Ahead of Sunday's gay pride parade, we invite you to learn more about the history of LGBT composers through our quiz.
Wednesday, June 24, 2015
Russian baritone Dmitri Hvorostovsky has canceled his summer performances after being diagnosed with a brain tumor.
Monday, June 22, 2015
Watch the archived video of The Bacon Brothers and student musicians jamming in The Greene Space to help kick off the second WQXR Instrument Drive.
Sunday, June 14, 2015
In what looks like an image from a horror movie, a photo of a blood-stained piano keyboard has been making the rounds on social media since Friday.
Thursday, June 04, 2015
The casts of "The Lion King" and "Aladdin" staged an a cappella sing-off at LaGuardia Airport Sunday night when storms delayed numerous flights.
Wednesday, June 03, 2015
Margaret Juntwait's death Wednesday has elicited a flood of reactions, from those who knew her best, from colleagues and friends.
Sunday, May 31, 2015
Are you a molto devoto listener? Or molto leggiero? Take our quiz and gauge your level of fandom.
Thursday, May 28, 2015
The Atlanta Symphony Orchestra, Boulder Philharmonic Orchestra, North Carolina Symphony and The Knights have been selected to participate in the inaugural SHIFT Festival.
Wednesday, May 27, 2015
The pianist Emanuel Ax – or "Yo-Yo Ma's accompanist" – is asked about awards he didn't win and the various "songs" that he performs.
Friday, May 22, 2015
Richard Wagner, who was born 202 years ago on Friday, is being celebrated in an unusual way in his native Germany.
Monday, May 18, 2015
"The musicians play the instruments. I play the orchestra," says Michael Fassbender as Steve Jobs in the first trailer for Danny Boyle and Aaron Sorkin's film "Steve Jobs."
Tuesday, May 12, 2015
The $150 million donation from private-equity billionaire Stephen A. Schwarzman to develop a new center for student life and cultural programming has prompted heated debate.
Wednesday, April 29, 2015
Members of the Baltimore Symphony gave a free concert Wednesday for a city that 36 hours earlier had been rocked by violent protests.
Saturday, April 18, 2015
The conductor Leopold Stokowski, who was born 133 years ago Saturday, was noted for a conducting style that spurned the traditional baton.
Thursday, April 16, 2015
In one form or another Bach gets our musical motors running, whether we're fumbling students or great musical minds. With that in mind, WQXR begins each day with Your Morning Bach.
Sunday, April 12, 2015
A new double bill production of "Cavalleria Rusticana" and "Pagliacci" is set to open at the Met this Tuesday. Watch the prologue of "Pagliacci," recorded in The Greene Space.
Thursday, April 02, 2015
With both Passover and Good Friday falling on the same day this year – followed closely by Easter, of course – there's a particularly rich menu of seasonal music to be heard.
Wednesday, April 01, 2015
April Fools' Day is a chance to remind ourselves that classical music isn't all stuffed shirts and furrowed brows. Tune in to WQXR on Wednesday for some rib-tickling pieces.
Wednesday, March 25, 2015
Joan Tower's cheekily provocative responses to Aaron Copland are now preserved in the National Recording Registry.
Thursday, March 19, 2015
Say what you will about The Piano Guys – they know how to put together a video-ready classical mashup.