Oliver Knussen, Composer And Conductor, Dies At 66
Mon, 09 Jul 2018
Knussen, who wrote symphonies, chamber music and operas, is likely best known for his collaborations with children's author Maurice Sendak on adaptions like 1979's Where The Wild Things Are.
Max Richter's 'Blue Notebooks' Offers Moving Portrait For Elisabeth Moss
Thu, 21 Jun 2018
To mark the reissue of The Blue Notebooks, Richter has released a short film featuring The Handmaid's Tale star and a potent piece of music from the 2004 album.
A Viola Sings Of Strength In Sadness
Thu, 21 Jun 2018
In this video premiere, Jonah Sirota's viola parts orbit one another restlessly, fueled by improvisation, melancholy and a vibrating set of austere images.
The Sound Of Silence: Female Composers At The Symphony
Tue, 19 Jun 2018
America's top orchestras are presenting little if any music written by women next season. Why is that?
Gennady Rozhdestvensky, An Influential Russian Conductor, Has Died
Mon, 18 Jun 2018
With work spanning much of the Soviet era, the conductor served as an important and prominent conduit between Russia and the West. He died Saturday at age 87.
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