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Beethoven: Anguish and Triumph By Jan Swafford

Daniel Asia | Posted 01.21.2015 | Arts
Daniel Asia

Whether in his definitive biography of Ives, his meditation on Brahms or in this most recent offering, Swafford gets to the core of the man and deep inside the music.

Bedtime Music: 10 Soothing Classical Pieces For Kids Of Any Age

Robert Greenberg | Posted 08.18.2012 | Parents
Robert Greenberg

It's a moment that calls for some music, something that will calm, edify, enthrall, engage, distract and transport the little darlings to sleepy-land, so that the adults might move off to an appropriately distant room and watch Game of Thrones.

Salonen Brings Hungarian Echoes to the NY Philharmonic

Brad Hill | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Brad Hill

You might expect a program of Hungarian-derived music to be folksy, one-dimensional, or freighted with Liszt, but the final show of the Hungarian Echoes set of four was none of those.

Clap Between Movements: Plus Where The Dude's At For New Year's

Laurence Vittes | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts
Laurence Vittes

Dec. 16-19 LA Phil, Disney Hall Nicholas McGegan conducts Cherubini, Mozart and Haydn Robert Levin, piano • Cherubini: Anacreon Overture by th...

Haydn Opera "Il Mondo Della Luna" Presented At Hayden Planetarium

AP | MIKE SILVERMAN | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

NEW YORK — Opera impresarios looking for authentic settings have sometimes gone to the ends of the Earth, presenting Verdi's "Aida" at the base ...

For Sale: Beethoven's Skull

Keith Thomson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Keith Thomson

Skull collecting is a veritable subculture. One man's macabre relic is another man's Barry Bonds seventy-first home-run ball. In the course of my investigation of this realm, I learned that Ludwig van Beethoven's skull is for sale.

Haydn Planetarium Will Host Its Namesake's Opera

ny1.com | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

The planetarium is hosting a rarely-seen opera by Joseph Haydn called "The World of the Moon" later this month....