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Classical Music News

George Li's 'Sensible Route' To Piano Prominence

February 21, 2018

The young musician, whose career has begun to fully blossom, charts his own course, with successful stops at the Tchaikovsky Competition and Harvard University.

John Corigliano On Composing At 80: 'An Adagio Is What I Look For'

February 20, 2018

With a Pulitzer, an Oscar, five Grammys and over 100 works to his credit, the American composer is still hard at work.

Classical Music's Greatest Love Stories, On And Offstage

February 13, 2018

Just in time for Valentine's Day, commentator Miles Hoffman highlights the most notable of classical music couples.

Oscar-Nominated Composer Jóhann Jóhannsson Dies At 48

February 10, 2018

The renowned film composer, who scored Arrival and The Theory of Everything, died Friday in Berlin, Germany.

Songs We Love: Florence Price, 'Violin Concerto No. 2'

February 9, 2018

Like her violin concertos, which were recently rediscovered in an abandoned house, Florence Price's undervalued reputation is undergoing some richly deserved restoration.

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Under growing pressure from the Federal government, the Washington Redskins become the last NFL team to integrate when they trade for star flanker Bobby Mitchell.
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