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Krzysztof Penderecki, Boundary-Breaking Polish Composer, Dies At 86

March 29, 2020

Known early on for his avant-garde works, the composer's challenging music nevertheless found fans far beyond traditional classical music circles.

Conversation Between The Keys: Víkingur Ólafsson Meets Debussy And Rameau

March 27, 2020

On his new album, the rising pianist once called "Iceland's Glenn Gould" offers a dialogue between two radical French composers born nearly 200 years apart.

Cello Maestro Yo-Yo Ma Provides Musical Solace

March 26, 2020

Yo-Yo Ma has been tweeting music using the hashtag #SongsOfComfort.

DJ Session: Classical Music For Troubled Times

March 25, 2020

Here are five inspiring classical music tracks to get us through these chaotic times.

'This Is Why We Play': Amid Pandemic, Philadelphia Orchestra Livestreams Beethoven

March 19, 2020

The Philadelphia Orchestra has shuttered its doors in the face of the COVID-19 pandemic. Conductor Yannick Nézet-Séguin reflects on their final performance — streamed for people at home.

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