The 16th International Tchaikovsky Competition takes place in Moscow and St. Petersburg from June 17-29. 231 contestants have been selected to compete in the categories of piano, violin, cello, voice, woodwind and brass. Watch performances and highlights from the competition.
Disney pitched 'Beauty and the Beast' as a 'tale as old as time,' but we're retelling the 18th-century French story with a classical twist as the latest episode of Classical Kids Storytime -- featuring music by great French composers and enchanting illustrations by Nancy Carlson.
We all have our favorite pieces of classical music, favorite composers, and musical moments we'll never forget. Have you ever wanted to share those moments with other classical music lovers? Well, here's your chance!
We are happy to announce the launch of the Daily Download newsletter! Now you never have to miss a single free MP3 of a handpicked classical work. Subscribers also will receive a link to enter our weekly giveaway for a new classical CD.
Check out our new podcast, Trilloquy! Hosts Garrett McQueen and Scott Blankenship bring you true and real stories from the fringes of classical music. In this week's episode, they talk to the hosts of the podcast Classically Black. Now available in your favorite podcast portal!
Decomposed breaks down the stories that have shaped classical music, from secrets and scandals to acts of sheer genius. In this week's episode, 'Oil, Meet Fire,' find out about the tempestuous relationship between composer Richard Strauss and his wife Pauline de Ahna. Decomposed is our newest podcast, hosted by Jade Simmons.