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  • The Most Beautiful Trio Ever...?

    The Most Beautiful Trio Ever...?

    Recorded at Glyndebourne in 2006, Miah Persson, Anke Vondung, and Nicolas Rivenq sing "Soave sia il vento," from Mozart's Cosi Fan tutte: "May the winds be gentle..."
  • Chailly Conducts Mendelssohn

    Chailly Conducts Mendelssohn

    Riccardo Chailly and the Gewandhaus Orchestra perform Mendelssohn's massive Symphony No. 2-- "Lobgesang" ("Hymn of Praise")
  • Brazilian Jazz Star Eliane Elias

    Brazilian Jazz Star Eliane Elias

    In this spirited program recorded live at Munich's Philharmonie concert hall, the soulful Brazilian pianist Eliane Elias infuses bebop with samba rhythms...
  • Carmina Burana

    Carmina Burana

    Carl Orff's dramatic masterpiece for chorus and orchestra, in a nuanced performance by the Berliner Philharmoniker, conducted by Sir Simon Rattle
  • Bernstein Conducts Brahms

    Bernstein Conducts Brahms

    From the Vienna's Grosse Musikvereinssaal in 1982, Leonard Bernstein conducts the Vienna Philharmonic in Brahms' Symphony No. 2
  • Picks for the Week of October 5

    Picks for the Week of October 5

    Brazilian pianist Eliane Elias and her trio; the Leipzig Ballet's Sacre du Printemps; and Sir Simon Rattle conducting the Berlin Philharmonic in Carmina Burana
  • One Genius on Two Pianos

    One Genius on Two Pianos

    The inimitable pianist and social activist Hazel Scott, in an astonishing virtuoso display in which she plays two pianos simultaneously….
  • The Soldier's Tale

    The Soldier's Tale

    Stravinsky's jazz-inspired dance-theater piece about choice and the Devil--with soloists Kolja Blacher as the soldier, Brigitte Scherzer as the Soul, Clemens Tichy as the Devil; with choreography by Jiri Kylian