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  • Happy Birthday To Us

    Happy Birthday To Us

    The song Marilyn Monroe sang to President John F. Kennedy on his forty-fifth birthday, at Madison Square Garden in 1962, is finally out of copyright
  • Sibelius: Fifth Symphony

    Sibelius: Fifth Symphony

    From the Cologne Philharmonie, the City of Birmingham Orchestra conducted by Sakari Oramo, on a program including Rautavaara and Prokofiev
  • Diva of Dance

    Diva of Dance

    In memory of the great ballerina Maya Plisetskaya, we present this documentary on her, with Claudia La Rocco's 2010 reflections of her art and career
  • Picks for the Week of February 8

    Picks for the Week of February 8

    Sibelius' Fifth Symphony, Lutoslawski's Funeral Music, and a documentary on Prokofiev's 1927 visit to the Soviet Union, Lost Motherland.
  • "Give or Get Lost"

    "Give or Get Lost"

    Florestan on a new reality show that pits members of arts organizations boards of directors against each other: “Think of it as New York’s funnest board wars…”
  • Bach For Brass

    Bach For Brass

    The ensemble German Brass performs live at St. Thomas' Church, Leipzig, in commemoration of the 250th anniversary of Bach's death
  • Il Giardino Armonico and the Labèques

    Il Giardino Armonico and the Labèques

    The renowned baroque ensemble perform Bach, Vivaldi, and more in Vienna with the pianists Katia and Marielle Labèque
  • Quincy Jones 75th Birthday Celebration

    Quincy Jones 75th Birthday Celebration

    The festive 75th-birthday concert in Montreux in 2008, with guest artists Petula Clark, Al Jarreau, Chaka Khan, Angélique Kidjo, Lee Ritenour...