Mass Communication A history of the enduring form.
Over Here America’s Anti-German World War I cultural shift.
music + life
Me and My Violin On the future lives of instruments.
Musical Monastery A painstaking Figaro from the edge of Siberia.
China Exports The cultural dynamics of musical collaboration.
The Experimentalist How Paul Lansky found his voice.
Beyond Words A novelist shares his love of music.
Deep Water Paul Lewis has just emerged from epic touring-and-recording projects of Beethoven and Schubert.
A Man for All Seasons Pianist Stephen Hough discusses his diverse discography.
The Road to Wagner Christine Goerke’s evolution.
Freezing a Moment of Infinite Possibility Pianist Jeremy Denk on the stakes of recording Bach’s Goldberg Variations.
Mutter owns Dvořák; Fernando De Lucia; encore, Tharaud Schiff’s Diabellis; Pichon conducts Bach; neglected Britten; inauthentic Scarlatti; more Bach from Dinnerstein; Kempe and Richard Strauss; Cologne offers Handel; Enescu’s Third; Rattle’s Rachmaninoff; two from Gerharer; Catalan virtuosity; Brahms from Chailly; a Rachel Podger recital; sacred Poulenc from Patricia Petibon; C.P.E. Bach and a fortepiano; Sally Pinkas and Fauré; Collard’s Chopin; Adams from the Scottish; Handel’s Interludes; Ives’ "Concord" Sonata; Belshazzar;
Bach as Human and Creator
A Maestro Joins the Pantheon Assessing the legacy of Claudio Abbado