Mozart’s Top 10 Works
Picking a favorite out of Mozart's immense catalog of music is no small feat, so we asked all WFMT hosts, producers, and staff to weigh in on their best-loved compositions and recordings.
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San Francisco Opera will debut Adams’ ‘Antony and Cleopatra’
John Adams’ version of Antony and Cleopatra will have its world premiere on the opening weekend of the San Francisco Opera’s 100th season.
Grammy Awards Move Ceremony to Las Vegas Site in Early April
The awards will be broadcast live from the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas on April 3.
Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. in Art: Music, Dance, Poetry, and more
On this Martin Luther King, Jr. day, we’ve compiled an assortment of multimedia tributes — music, visual arts, poetry, and dance — to the monumental Civil Rights leader.
Citing COVID Surge, Joffrey Postpones ‘Don Quixote’
The production was scheduled to be performed at Lyric Opera House between February 16-27 and is now set to be performed in June.
Pope slips out of Vatican to visit record shop, gets CD
Pope Francis grew up listening to the opera on the radio, is a fan of Argentine tango, and thinks Mozart "lifts you to God." But it still came as something of a shock to see the 85-year-old pontiff coming out of a downtown Rome record shop.
Grant Park Music Festival Announces Full 2022 Season
The season begins on June 15 with artistic director and principal conductor Carlos Kalmar leading music of Mozart, Wagner, and Price.
Romantic Era Piano Favorites from Pianist Simon Karakulidi
Two of the great Romantic composers for the piano — Frédéric Chopin and Franz Liszt — came together for a stirring afternoon of music.
Grammys Postpone Ceremony, Citing Omicron Variant Risks
The upcoming Grammy Awards have been postponed due to what organizers called “too many risks” due to the omicron variant. The ceremony had been scheduled for Jan. 31st in Los Angeles with a live audience and performances.
Lyric’s Next Show, Mazzoli’s ‘Proving Up,’ Postponed
The opera had been scheduled for performances in late January, and according to Lyric, rehearsals were set to begin this week.
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