The Decade in Classical Music

Thursday, December 31, 2009


It was the decade when movie theaters started showing opera, and the LA Philharmonic hired a 28-year-old whose nickname was "The Dude" to run the show.

WNYC's Soundcheck--joined by Anne Midgette, chief classical music critic of the Washington Post--looks at the decade in classical music and opera. Midgette and host John Schaefer share their picks for the top classical albums of the decade.

Click here to see their lists and listen to the program.


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