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Classical Music News

From our friends at NPR, PRX, and PBS Member Stations from around the country

Meet An Audience Of Alley Cats And One Fine Fiddler

Thursday, January 11, 2018

Violinist Augustin Hadelich unveils the world premiere of an adorable animated short film where the music of Paganini and a clowder of music-loving felines collide.

10 Interviews Celebrating Robert Siegel's Love For Classical Music

Friday, January 5, 2018

In 30 years of hosting All Things Considered, Robert Siegel says he's enjoyed "peeking inside the brains" of today's most intriguing classical musicians. Hear a few of his favorite interviews.

What Mozart Did For Classical Music, Bizet Did For Romantic, One Columnist Says

Wednesday, January 3, 2018

Classical music columnist Fran Hoepfner discusses the impact of French composer Georges Bizet and his work, including the youthful "Symphony in C" he wrote at the age of 17.

The True Story Of A Spanish Royal And The Very High Voice That Healed Him

Saturday, December 30, 2017

The new Broadway musical drama Farinelli And The King tells the tale of the bipolar King Philippe V and the famous 18th-century operatic castrato whose singing nurses him back to health.

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