Each month on the YourClassical Favorites stream, we host a vote and a countdown of your musical favorites. In February, we asked you to tell us your favorite pieces that evoke feelings of love and romance. We've tallied the votes, and now we'll count them down on Monday, Feb. 20, on the Favorites stream, starting at 10 a.m. Central Time.
YourClassical is teaming up with great orchestras across America to give away tickets to live concerts. From Monday, Feb. 13 to Wednesday, Feb. 22, we're giving you a chance to enter to win a pair of tickets to the Saturday, Feb. 25, concert by the Nashville Symphony.
In 1996, the American composer John Harbison received an unusual commission—a ballet for dancers and symphonic winds. The commission came from a consortium of 14 wind ensembles, all members of the College Band Directors National Association.
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Pianist Garrick Ohlsson feels that Chopin's music is more about visceral feeling than intellectual understanding, though Chopin's intellect was penetrating and brilliant. On Monday's Performance Today, we'll hear Ohlsson perform a Chopin Ballade from a concert at The Cliburn, in Fort Worth, TX.
Come match wits with Bruce Adolphe - now you can play the Piano Puzzler anytime, anywhere! Every week, we're putting a sneak peek of the upcoming Puzzler online; have a listen, and then send us your best guess.
Gil Shaham's played with probably every great orchestra in the world - this week he's teaming up with the Nashville Symphony for a powerhouse performance of Tchaikovsky's Violin Concerto.
We all have our favorite pieces of classical music and our favorite composers, and we probably all have musical moments we'll never forget. Have you ever wanted to share those moments with other classical music lovers? Well, here's your chance!