Ukrainian-born pianist Stanislav Khristenko joins Russia’s internationally acclaimed clarinetist, Valentin Uryupin for a unique program recorded at the Phillips Collection.
History's most famous composers were as different from one another as any of their compositions, but which do you most closely resemble?
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Wolf Trap Opera's 2015 production of The Ghosts of Versailles, which played to sold-out houses and garnered critical acclaim, is available for free online viewing until September 22, 2016.
In this age of Twitter and Snapchat, we boil essays down to 140 characters, and videos can be no more than a handful of seconds. But what about a classical concerto? Can it be boiled down?
An odd little tune the outgoing British prime minister sang in front of No. 10 Downing St. has inspired a bit of analysis — and a rash of arrangements and tributes.
Henryk Górecki's rather simple arrangement of a folk song from the Kurpie region of northeast Poland holds power beyond its purpose.
From ragtime to our time, from Scott Joplin to Stephen Sondheim, we've cooked up a five-hour super set of music for your holiday.
The best albums of the first half of a year stuffed with (far) more than its share of heartbreak, surprise, innovation and beauty.
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Who is your classical composer personality match?
Maestro Melear returns to Wolf Trap
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Curious George uses George's insatiable curiosity as a way of acquainting preschoolers with key concepts in math, science and engineering.
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