Topic: Jean Sibelius
Colin Davis dies: The former conductor of the London Symphony Orchestra, Colin Davis was considered a giant of Britain's classical music scene.
The now-annual Spring for Music festival is a place for orchestras to showcase their talent and inventiveness and was held at Carnegie Hall.
05/23/2011 05:30 pm
Proponents of modern symphonic music cast unhappy audiences as unenlightened. But for most listeners, music elicits emotional rather than intellectual responses. Certainly, classical music should should challenge and evoke. It just shouldn't sound like bus crashes.
02/11/2011 10:06 am
Kickstarter.com points online patrons toward worthy projects they didn't know existed.
12/15/2010 08:41 pm