New York Philharmonic | Copland Conducts Copland

10pm: Aaron Copland leads the orchestra in an abridged version of his opera The Tender Land.

Santa Fe Chamber Music Fest | Ligeti Piano Concerto

9pm: Soloist Kirill Gerstein and an ensemble of all-star festival musicians.

Playlist: Classical Music for a Quick Commute

Get to where you need to go with this propulsive, positive playlist.


Richard M. Sherman, who fueled Disney charm in ‘Mary Poppins’ and ‘It’s a Small World,’ dies at 95

"Something good happens when we sit down together and work," Richard Sherman said about his lifetime collaboration with his brother, Robert.

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Operas by AAPI Composers You Should Know

From Greek Myth to colonial history to epic Chinese literature, inspiration comes in all forms.

Announcing: Grant Park Music Festival Broadcasts 2024

From world premieres to timeless favorites, the exciting slate of concert broadcasts has something for everyone.

Karen Slack Named Lyric Unlimited Artist-in-Residence

In addition to her respected artistry, Slack's industry-leading endeavors strive to make classical music and opera more accessible and inclusive.

Playlist: Classical Music You Probably Know (But Can’t Name): Vol. 3

Whether through movies, advertising, samples, or other popular media, classical music is everywhere — you just have to know what to look for!

David Sanborn, Grammy-winning saxophonist who played on hundreds of albums, dies at 78

Equally versatile and prolific, Sanborn enjoyed rare fame and popularity for a saxophone player.

UChicago Presents 2024–25 Season: Roomful of Teeth, Mobley, Reid

Featuring classical, jazz, blues, and other musical forms, the series spans from October to May.

Playlist: Relaxing Romantic-Era Classical Music

Combining ardor and artistry, the Romantic Era emphasized lyricism, expression, drama, and passion.

Playlist: Classical Music for a Quick, Confidence-Boosting Commute

Whether you're headed to work, school, or home, get to where you need to go with this propulsive, positive playlist.

Beethoven’s Ninth Symphony at 200: Revolutionary work of art has spawned two centuries of joy, goodwill and propaganda

"The proportions alone are staggering," says Grammy-winning conductor Teddy Abrams, music director of the Louisville Orchestra.

Playlist: How Video Game Music Has Leveled Up

The first video games were completely silent — now they have full orchestral scores that adapt and respond to on-screen action.

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