Watch a video featuring 350 students from the Greater Twin Cities Youth Symphonies in a mass virtual performance of 'Jupiter' from Holst's 'The Planets' -- GTCYS' signature season finale piece typically performed at Orchestra Hall in Minneapolis.
With much of the world sheltering in place these days, classical artists everywhere are sharing their work through videos of at-home performances. Classical fans are posting all kinds of content, too. Here are some of our favorites.
Listen to a recording of our live broadcast from the Minnesota Orchestra on March 13. The orchestra performed works by Sergei Rachmaninoff and Dmitri Shostakovich to an audience-less hall amid concerns surrounding the coronavirus.
The harp is perhaps an instrument that has one of the strongest stereotypes associated with it. Why do we think of such a narrow image of harp players? Learn how gender roles and stereotypes have changed for the instrument throughout the years.
Drew Petersen played on a mysterious Steinway piano with a story. Listen to his recent performance at the College of St. Scholastica in Duluth, and learn about the history of the piano he performed on.