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Classical Music News

Classical Music News

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

Raising the Dead, And A Few Questions, With Maria Callas' Hologram

Tuesday, November 6, 2018

A hologram of the legendary opera diva is on tour with a live orchestra. But behind the dramatic music, truth and fiction are blurred.

A 'Cosmic Connection' Between 2 Violinists

Saturday, October 27, 2018

For decades, Cologne-based violinist Geoffry Wharton has played jazzy crowd-pleasing encores written in the 1930s by an obscure composer, Audrey Call. Wharton discovered a spooky connection with her.

DJ Sessions: Meet One Italian Composer Who Some Say Hasn't Gotten His Due

Thursday, October 18, 2018

This year marks the 275th anniversary of the birth of Italian cellist and composer Luigi Boccherini, a contemporary of Mozart and Haydn.

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