Romanian Rhapsody in A, Op. 11, No. 1
| George Enescu | Royal Scottish National Orch/Neeme Järvi | Enescu: Symphony No. 3/ First Romanian Rhapsody
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A preview of Song of Myself, the art song festival which begins next month.
A tribute to artists we lost in 2022, including John Aler, Maria Ewing, Ned Rorem, and Antonietta Stella.
As we reflect on the year gone by, WFMT salutes the contributions of members of the arts community who died this past year.
Time once called Rorem “the world’s best composer of art songs,” and he was notable for his hundreds of compositions for the solo human voice.
In the eyes of tenor Nicholas Phan, living composers and the classical music genre of art song both face a similar obstacle: they’re often overlooked when it comes to programming and promoting classical music.
Philip Glass is simultaneously one of the best known and most misunderstood composers of our time. Though he has many fans, he also has many critics.
Did you know that some of your favorite composers composed recipes as well? Here are a few culinary masterpieces composed by Rossini, Verdi, Ned Rorem, Puccini, and Janáček.