CRITIC'S PICKS | Classical Music Livestreams You Absolutely Need To See This Week (Oct. 26 – Nov. 1)
By Joseph So on October 26, 2020
Classical music and opera events streaming on the web for the week of October 26— November 1.
THE SCOOP | Toronto Symphony Announces Surprise $3.875-Million Gift
The Toronto Symphony has announced a significant $3.875 M donation from TSO subscribers Bob and Francine Barrett, of the Barrett Family Foundation.
LEBRECHT LISTENS | Benjamin Britten For The Edge Of Your Seat
Benjamin Britten’s often overlooked Sinfonia da Requiem gets a hypertense new recording by the City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra.
FEATURE | Danse Danse/DANCING AT DUSK: A Moment With Pina Bausch’s The Rite Of Spring
Paula Citron walks us through 'DANCING AT DUSK: A moment with Pina Bausch’s The Rite of Spring'.
REMOTE | Diane Leung: ‘This Is The Time Where We Are Forced To Grow And Change’
TSO violist Diane Leung talks about getting fit, her cat Siggi, and other insights gained during this pandemic year.
FEATURE | Beethoven At 250: An Icon At Risk Of Overexposure?
This year marks Ludwig van Beethoven's 250th birthday. Though some of his creations have been overexposed, there are still others waiting to be discovered.
WHO’S WHO | The Elora Singers Present A Reimagined Concert Season
By Member on October 20, 2020
With in-person concerts for live audiences still a distant hope, The Elora Singers bring their sound into your living rooms this winter with four pre-recorded programs.
FEATURE | Back To School Changes Post-COVID For Music Students In Professional Programs
By Robin Roger on October 19, 2020
Ludwig Van checked in with music students and educators at every level, from amateurs to elite performance programs, to see how the first full academic year since COVID began is going.
CRITIC'S PICKS | Classical Music Livestreams You Absolutely Need To See This Week (October 19 – 25)
By Joseph So on October 19, 2020
Classical music and opera events streaming on the web for the week of October 19 – 25.
LEBRECHT LISTENS | Two New Classical Persuasions For Younger Folks
New music from Eighth Blackbird and Navarra String Quartet offers classical persuasions for younger folks.