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Mon, 16 Jan 2017 22:21:26 GMTThe composer Andrew Norman.The work has taken on an otherworldly reputation, and has been acclaimed by critics as among the finest compositions of the century.
Thu, 12 Jan 2017 14:00:24 GMTAtticus Ross, left, and Trent Reznor. “The Vietnam War,” a PBS documentary by Ken Burns, will feature music by the pair. The musicians are providing the music for the 10-part, 18-hour documentary that will begin in September on PBS.
Fri, 13 Jan 2017 17:27:57 GMTThe conductor Thomas Hengelbrock and the NDR Elbphilharmonie Orchestra acknowledging the final applause after the opening concert at the Elbphilharmonie hall in Hamburg, Germany, on Wednesday night.After years of delays, the hall in Hamburg opens with a concert spanning 400 years of classical music history.
Thu, 12 Jan 2017 22:00:15 GMTWayne Coyne of the Flaming Lips. The rock band, which co-produced much of Miley Cyrus’s latest album, has have a new one of its own, “Oczy Mlody.”The rock band, which co-produced much of Miley Cyrus’s latest album, has a new one of its own, “Oczy Mlody.”
Mon, 16 Jan 2017 23:41:55 GMTThe B-Street Band, with Willie Forte, center.The Springsteen tribute band, which had been booked before Donald J. Trump announced his candidacy, reacts to indignation from fans over its role as a headliner.
Mon, 16 Jan 2017 19:49:58 GMTLisa Kron, who won the award for most promising musical theater librettist.Daniel Zaitchik also won the award, which comes with $100,000.
Mon, 16 Jan 2017 19:43:01 GMTThe Weeknd, whose “Starboy” is atop the chart for its second week in a row, and the third time since the album was released in November.The surge of the “La La Land” soundtrack, after the film won seven Golden Globes, is the biggest news.
Sat, 14 Jan 2017 18:42:18 GMTJennifer Holliday said on Saturday that she would no longer take part in any events affiliated with the inauguration of Donald J. Trump as president.The singer said she had been influenced by an article about how her planned appearance was heartbreaking to her gay fans.
Sun, 15 Jan 2017 18:14:46 GMTTommy Allsup performing in the 50 Winters Later concert in 2009 commemorating Buddy Holly and others who died in a 1959 plane crash.A coin toss kept Mr. Allsup off a plane with Buddy Holly, the Big Bopper and Ritchie Valens. The others died when the plane crashed.
Fri, 13 Jan 2017 22:37:24 GMTResidenteThe new songs that caught our pop critics' attention this week, from FKA twigs to Diet Cig.
Fri, 13 Jan 2017 22:02:22 GMTBuddy Greco performing in 1966.Mr. Greco, who started with Benny Goodman, came into his own as a Las Vegas lounge singer with a propulsive, swinging style.
Fri, 13 Jan 2017 21:44:58 GMTJennifer Holliday during a TV performance in 2014. She was disheartened that her decision to sing for Donald J. Trump had drawn threats.Ms. Holliday said that she had not supported Donald J. Trump’s candidacy, but that she “thought of the history part of it.”
Fri, 13 Jan 2017 21:39:43 GMTRichard Egarr at Weill Recital Hall on Thursday.At Weill Recital Hall, Richard Egarr envisioned grief, leisure and a bit of the Continent in “Clogg’d in the English Vein.”
Fri, 13 Jan 2017 20:27:31 GMTLil Yachty, in November. Does the hip-hop artist know any songs by the Notorious B.I.G.? This question and others are discussed in the Popcast.Should rap’s young stars have more reverence for the genre’s pioneers, and vice versa? A conversation about hip-hop’s latest generation-gap struggles.
Fri, 13 Jan 2017 20:16:18 GMTThe pianist Stephen Hough with the New York Philharmonic.Two concerts, two extremes: Stephanie Chase and Sara Davis Buechner offered pieces seldom heard; the New York Philharmonic trod beloved but well-worn paths.
Fri, 13 Jan 2017 15:25:56 GMTDaniel Barenboim conducting the Staatskapelle Berlin.The conductor Daniel Barenboim prepares a cycle of Bruckner’s symphonies for Carnegie Hall.
Fri, 13 Jan 2017 08:17:08 GMTBruce Springsteen at Madison Square Garden in New York last year. A Springsteen cover band that is set to perform at the Garden State Presidential Inaugural Gala next week said it had received hundreds of emails from Springsteen fans angry about the band’s participation.A Springsteen tribute band that played at the past two Garden State Presidential Inaugural Galas is set to return next week. Some Springsteen fans are not happy.
Thu, 12 Jan 2017 23:53:23 GMTInternational Contemporary Ensemble will perform works by the composer Ashley Fure, above, in a free presentation on Jan. 19 at the New York Public Library for the Performing Arts. See listing below.Our guide to the city’s best classical music and opera.
Thu, 12 Jan 2017 23:46:39 GMTThe rock musician Alejandro Escovedo will play City Winery at 8 p.m. on Jan. 19. See listing below.Our guide to pop and rock shows and the best of live jazz.
Thu, 12 Jan 2017 21:56:43 GMTThe singer-songwriter M. Lamar, whose new show is an assemblage of old spirituals.M. Lamar’s new show, “Funeral Doom Spiritual,” is an assemblage of old spirituals; it has its New York premiere at the National Sawdust in Brooklyn.
Fri, 13 Jan 2017 19:21:46 GMTThe RockettesIt's been hard to keep track of who is performing, who has been rumored to play and who has issued an emphatic "no."
Wed, 11 Jan 2017 22:41:56 GMTJuliet Evancho, 18, and Jackie Evancho, 16, at their home in a Pittsburgh suburb.Jackie, 16, who will sing the national anthem at the presidential inauguration, and her transgender sister, Juliet, 18, lend each other support.
Wed, 11 Jan 2017 21:08:08 GMTWalter Hernández Indigo, foreground, of Systema Solar, performing at SXSW last March.Magnificent grooves carry big ideas in the music of this Colombian collective on “Rumbo a Tierra.”
Wed, 11 Jan 2017 16:13:12 GMTThe composer Roberto Sierra. His “Concierto Virtual” will have its world premiere at Focus! festival.The Juilliard School’s annual free festival will showcase composers who hail from that region.
Wed, 11 Jan 2017 16:07:55 GMTThe band Cherry Glazerr will appear at the Bowery Ballroom. From left, Sasami Ashworth, Tabor Allen and Clementine Creevy.This young and punkish Los Angeles band, led by Clementine Creevy, will appear at the Bowery Ballroom.
Wed, 11 Jan 2017 16:03:41 GMTAlicia Keys will be featured on “Landmarks Live in Concert: A Great Performances Special.”Ms. Keys pays homage to New York in a PBS series, “Landmarks Live in Concert: A Great Performances Special.”
Wed, 11 Jan 2017 01:00:01 GMTBruce Springsteen, performing in France in 1985. A center at Monmouth University will be the repository for Mr. Springsteen’s personal collection of written works, photographs, periodicals and various artifacts from his career.The New Jersey university, in a partnership announced Tuesday, will establish the Bruce Springsteen Archives and Center for American Music.
Wed, 11 Jan 2017 00:33:17 GMTFrom left, Javier Camarena and Pretty Yende in “The Barber of Seville,” at the Metropolitan Opera.Mr. Camarena is retiring his role in “The Barber of Seville.” Bellini’s “I Puritani,” starting in February, will be a better showcase for his talents.
Tue, 10 Jan 2017 22:00:00 GMTThe Elbphilharmonie in Hamburg. After years of delays, it will have its inaugural concert on Wednesday.Designed by Herzog & de Meuron atop a former cocoa warehouse, this concert hall in Germany gears up for its inaugural event on Wednesday.
Tue, 10 Jan 2017 15:15:22 GMTAmy Niles, WBGO’s president and chief executive, in the radio station’s master control room in Newark.This Newark public radio station is expanding its online operations and its partnership with NPR.