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A Virtuoso’s Hero

Violinist Joshua Bell looks to a Belgian composer for inspiration.

By Bradley Bambarger

Glazunov’s Nine Symphonies: An Appreciation A maestro discovers overlooked treasure.

By José Serebrier

Gluck’s Bold Move The composer’s Don Juan bridged the Baroque and Classical periods in explosive fashion.

By David Hurwitz

Marian Anderson Singer, icon

By Robert Levine