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The Metropolitan Opera presents Mozart's "The Marriage of Figaro" with Erwin Schrott in the title role, Danielle de Niese as Susanna, Mariusz Kwiecien as Count Almaviva and Rachel Willis-Sorensen as Countess. Edo de Waart conducts the Metropolitan Opera Chorus and Orchestra more...
In 1961, orator and radio personality Studs Terkel put together a program that broadcast voices from across America and Europe telling stories of childhood and recalling songs of holidays past. more...
Winner of the 2011 Young Concert Artists International Auditions and recipient of YCA’s 2012 Helen Armstrong Violin Fellowship, violinist Paul Huang made critically acclaimed recital debuts in the YCA Series in New York at Merkin Hall and in Washington, D.C. at the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts more...
Composer John Adams conducts the Los Angeles Philharmonic with guest organist Cameron Carpenter. The program includes Gordon's "Sunshine of Your Love," Riley's "At the Royal Majestic," and Adams's "Naive and Sentimental Music" more...
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After 40 years of singing together, Gordon Jones of the Hilliard Ensemble explains how the group is preparing to bow out with a programme running from medieval masses and carols to 21st-century music from Arvo Pärt Continue reading...
Queen’s Hall, Edinburgh
An awkward piece becomes captivating thanks to the perfect partnership of persuasive violinist and charismatic orchestra
Sony Pictures says it is looking at alternative ways to release film satire The Interview, cancelled in the wake of a cyber-attack.
A 28-year-old man is detained on suspicion of the murder of an off-duty PC who died after being attacked in Liverpool city centre.
UK experts are using aerial photographs from the 1940s and 1950s to probe the climate history of the Antarctic Peninsula.
Joel Weisman and his all-star panel tackle the top stories of 2014. In politics, Bruce...
In this special Year In Review edition of The Week In Review, Joel Weisman's guests...
Cook County Commissioner Jesús “Chuy” García is trying to gain traction in the race to...
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