A new recording called 'Infusion,' from guitarist Jason Vieaux and accordionist Julien Labro, blurs the lines between classical, jazz, pop, and world music. Hear about the new recording and enter for a chance to win a copy of the CD.
YourClassical is teaming up with great orchestras across America to give away tickets to live concerts. From Thursday, Jan. 12 to Thursday, Jan. 19, we're giving you a chance to enter to win a pair of tickets to the Saturday, Jan. 21, concert by the Los Angeles Philharmonic, featuring violinist Gil Shaham.
Composers—like anybody else—can be quite superstitious about numbers. Gustav Mahler, for example, was reluctant to assign the number “9” to his song cycle symphony, “Das Lied von der Erde,” fearing that work would turn out to be his last: after all, Beethoven and Bruckner had only completed nine...Episode details...
When writing his Piano Concerto No. 3, Russian composer Sergei Prokofiev wrote a single word above a particular point in the composition..."coldly". He wants a chill to run down your spine. It's a chilling musical descent, entombed in the concerto's fiery heat. Join the audience as pianist Lang Lang and the Los Angeles Philharmonic perform the Piano Concerto No. 3 by Prokofiev.
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.
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!