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MutterVirtuosi

The Mutter Virtuosi, musical ambassadors in the spirit of Mendelssohn

“Making music together, making chamber music, is like a dialogue with very intelligent friends,” says violinist Anne-Sophie Mutter of her upcoming North American tour with the Mutter Virtuosi....
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Cameron Carpenter pulls out the stops for ‘Dr. Caligari’

Organist Cameron Carpenter has never followed the rules when it comes to live performances. His goal is to smash the stereotypes that have kept organists and organ music locked in churches, cinemas an...
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Yuja Wang, a rising pianist in accelerando mode

The classical world boasts an abundance of young keyboard dy...
CSO Brass concert, Dec. 19, 2013. | Todd Rosenberg Photography

CSO Brass, thoroughly steeped in the tradition of ‘rea...

Fifty years ago, a 19-year-old music education major at a sm...
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Stewart Copeland rocks the silent epic ‘Ben-Hur’

Stewart Copeland knows epic. After all, he was the co-founde...
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In concert halls, film music goes into wide release

Orchestras are plunging into movie music programming at an u...
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Pierre-Laurent Aimard talks Bach and more

French pianist Pierre-Laurent Aimard, whose latest disc is &...
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Maurizio Pollini, ‘the dean of pianists,’ remain...

Esteemed pianist Maurizio Pollini, now on a North American t...
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Mariachi Vargas veteran ‘trumpets’ his band̵...

Federico Torres, a longtime trumpeter with Mariachi Vargas ...
Vladimir Jurowski leads the London Philharmonic Orchestra. | Photo by Robert Torres

The world’s leading ensembles set for SCP Orchestra Se...

The Chicago Symphony Orchestra might be the star attraction ...