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  • Viva Vivaldi!

    Viva Vivaldi!

    Bartoli and the ensemble Il Giardino Armonico at the Theatre des Champs-Elysees in Paris, in a program including arias from Vivaldi's L'Olimpiade, Gloria, and more
  • The Maestro Factor

    The Maestro Factor

    A Classical TV exclusive series-- ten of the world's greatest conductors: "The art of conducting is hard to define-- at once mysterious and precise..."
  • Picks for the Week of July 6

    Picks for the Week of July 6

    Verdi's La Forza del Destino, Stravinsky's Firebird, our series "The Maestro Factor" (with Leonard Bernstein: Reflections), Cecilia Bartoli in Viva Vivaldi!...
  • The Americans

    The Americans

    Celebrating four independent spirits who helped define the spirit of American music-- Leonard Bernstein, Aaron Copland, George Gershwin, and Bob Dylan
  • The Mellow Moon Begins to Beam

    The Mellow Moon Begins to Beam

    Dancer Leanne Cope stars in Broadway's An American in Paris: "I’ve learned to dance in heels, which I never had to do before. And I learned to sing..."
  • Evelyn Glennie in Luxembourg

    Evelyn Glennie in Luxembourg

    The many-sided percussionist performs an excitingly varied program with the Orchestre Philharmonique du Luxembourg, conducted by Bramwell Tovey
  • Three Looks at the Hang

    Three Looks at the Hang

    The hang, ethereal yet earthy, is sometimes referred to as a hang drum, but the inventors consider this a misnomer and strongly discourage its use…
  • The Cunning Little Vixen

    The Cunning Little Vixen

    Janácek's charming but thoughtful opera is staged by Paris’s Opéra Bastille, with Elena Tsallagova as the Vixen: “A comic opera with sad ending…”