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June 23, 2017
The conductor, who cut his tenure short as the New York Philharmonic's music director, finds a welcoming new home — with a glitzy new concert hall — in Hamburg, Germany.
June 21, 2017
With the aid of motion capture technology, and an imaginative digital artist, the gestures of the London Symphony Orchestra's conductor are transformed into trippy new animations.
June 19, 2017
Jason Haaheim was a senior scientist at a nanotech company before deciding he wanted to play in a professional orchestra. He's now principal timpanist with the Metropolitan Opera Orchestra.
June 16, 2017
The Russian pianist, known for his fiery technique, scales back to let his instrument sing sweetly in an autumnal miniature from late in the career of Johannes Brahms.
May 10, 2017
Conductor Peter Jaffe has an ambitious plan for the Auburn Symphony for its next performance involving thunder simulators, cow bells and a wind machine.
May 5, 2017
World renowned violinist Rachel Barton Pine is in Davis this weekend for a series of events centered around young musicians. She spoke about that and other topics with CapRadio's morning classical host, Kevin Doherty.
May 1, 2017
The number of female composers represented in the programming at America's top orchestras is dismal — less than 2 percent. Guest essayist Mohammed Fairouz proposes one provocative solution.