Clapping until the soloist comes back out to dazzle us with bonus music seems like a given. But all rituals start somewhere. When did the encore come to be?
Oct 31, 2017
Schubert was immensely prolific. He wrote every kind of music — symphonies, piano works, lieder. He’s got something for everyone. Here’s where to start.
Apr 16, 2018
With so many remarkable piano albums out there, it can be hard to know where to begin. That's why we did the legwork for you! Here are our favorites.
Jun 11, 2018
No one could have foreseen the dramatic and unexpected renaissance of live performances on WNYC in the 1990s.
Aug 16, 2018