Shall We Dance: Balanchine Sets Tchaikovsky In Motion
Fri, 20 Apr 2018
Conductor Marin Alsop muses on the power of ballet and her memories of watching choreographer George Balanchine bring the music of Tchaikovsky to life with the New York City Ballet.
Connecting The Dots On Arvo Pärt's Symphonic Journey
Fri, 20 Apr 2018
A new album of the Estonian composer's four symphonies trace the path of a brave artist who risked throwing it all away to reinvent himself.
Vespers Or Vision Quest? Soulful Music For A Violin In Flight
Tue, 03 Apr 2018
A video premiere from violinist Olivia De Prato offers ecstatic music by Missy Mazzoli with an enigmatic take, by director James Darrah, on the evening prayer service.
A New Song Cycle Contemplates Blackness
Fri, 30 Mar 2018
A collaboration between three prominent artistic voices — singer Lawrence Brownlee, composer Tyshawn Sorey and poet Terrance Hayes — examines what it means to be a black man in America today.
'After Bach' Offers Brad Mehldau's Well-Tempered Jazz
Tue, 27 Mar 2018
Inspired by J.S. Bach, jazz pianist Brad Mehldau alternates originals from Bach's Well-Tempered Clavier with his own reinventions.
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