Leading Orchestra Fires Conductor After Sexual Misconduct Allegations WidenThu, 02 Aug 2018
Amsterdam's Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra has fired Daniele Gatti after sexual misconduct allegations surfaced in a Washington Post
article. The orchestra says more women have come forward since then.
After Criticism, Philadelphia Orchestra Adds Female Composers To Its New SeasonThu, 02 Aug 2018
America's top orchestras are programming little or no music by women. Philadelphia has now included two works by female composers. A month ago it had zero.
Christian Tetzlaff: Don't Mind Me, I'm Just The ViolinistThu, 26 Jul 2018
The humble German fiddler is in demand around the world. His formidable technique and self-effacing style allow the music to speak volumes.
Oliver Knussen, Composer And Conductor, Dies At 66Mon, 09 Jul 2018
Knussen, who wrote symphonies, chamber music and operas, is likely best known for his collaborations with children's author Maurice Sendak on adaptions like 1979's Where The Wild Things Are
Max Richter's 'Blue Notebooks' Offers Moving Portrait For Elisabeth MossThu, 21 Jun 2018
To mark the reissue of The Blue Notebooks
, Richter has released a short film featuring The Handmaid's Tale
star and a potent piece of music from the 2004 album.