Carlos Kalmar looks back on 25 years leading the Grant Park Music Festival – Jun 12, 2024

This summer will mark the 90th anniversary of the Grant Park […]

Stephen Hough’s new concerto looks to the past as well as the future – Jan 10, 2024

Sir Stephen Hough’s response as to the inspiration for writing his […]

DG recordings from four celebrated pianists to close the musical year – Jan 02, 2024

Rachmaninoff: Piano Concertos Nos. 1-4; Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini. […]

Carlos Chávez receives his belated due with Sony box set – Nov 10, 2023

Carlos Chávez: The Complete Columbia Album Collection (Sony 7-CD box) The […]

Hahn delivers gleaming performance of Ysaÿe sonatas – Aug 09, 2023

Ysaÿe: Six Sonatas for Solo Violin. Hilary Hahn. Deutsche Grammophon (CD). […]

The Riccardo Muti era at CSO: First-class hires, memorable opera nights, and bland, repetitive programs – Jun 15, 2023

At 3 p.m. on Sunday, June 25, Riccardo Muti will give […]

A departing Thierry Fischer says his 14-year Utah Symphony tenure has been an organic partnership – May 25, 2023

Conductor Thierry Fisher was in a relaxed mood after conducting the […]

Remembering the renowned American composer and diarist Ned Rorem  – Nov 25, 2022

News of the passing of Ned Rorem—the prolific American composer and […]

William McClelland’s lyrical style shines brightest in vocal works – Aug 22, 2022

William McClelland: “Where the Shadow Glides.” Songs, choral music and piano […]

Xiaoya Liu provides powerful advocacy for Vine piano sonatas – Aug 04, 2022

Carl Vine: Complete piano sonatas (Nos. 1-4). Xiaoya Liu, pianist (Dynamic). […]