By Bob Moffitt
Tuesday, December 16, 2014
Carolers and choral groups are filling the California State Capitol with holiday music this year.
Discussing the way classical music touches the mind and the heart.
Monday, December 08, 2014
Antonio Stradivari, the master violin maker whose instruments sell for millions of dollars today, has been dead for nearly three centuries. But the forest where the luthier got his lumber is alive and well.
Friday, December 05, 2014
Grammy nominees were announced today and we have the list of Classical performances and recordings that made the cut.
By Kent Teeters
Monday, November 24, 2014
The December 2014 edition of Looking Back to Bookspan’s “101 Masterpieces of Music and Their Composers” explores the music of Prokofiev, Rachmaninoff and Ravel.
Friday, November 21, 2014
Watch a great little TED-Ed video that lays out the scientific evidence.
Tuesday, November 18, 2014
It sounds like something out of a Dan Brown novel. But a secret group of 13 gathered earlier this year to exhume the preserved heart of one of the world's most beloved composers, Frederic Chopin.
By Donna Apidone
Sunday, November 16, 2014
The Metropolitan Opera has found a brilliant way to expand its worldwide audience. Several times each season, The Met broadcasts its live Saturday matinees to hundreds of movie theaters around the world. That’s right, hundreds of theaters.
Friday, November 14, 2014
Student and festival composers and performers compete in events wrapping up the 37th Annual Festival of New American Music. Performances at 8 p.m. Friday and Saturday and 6 p.m. Sunday at Sac State conclude the festival. MORE DETAILS >>
Wednesday, November 12, 2014
Fidelio Trio will play at 8 p.m. in the Music Recital Hall. The concert will be live webcast on the FeNAM site, and will include: Charles Wuorinen Piano Trio, John Harbison Piano Trio No. 2, Elena Ruehr Blackberries, and Evan Ziporyn Typical Music.