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My Favorite Page: Conducting an Eerie, Political ‘Gospel’

Sun, 26 Mar 2017 20:56:52 GMT

David Robertson, music director of the St. Louis Symphony, discusses the composer John Adams and “The Gospel According to the Other Mary.”The conductor David Robertson describes a favorite passage from John Adams’s Passion oratorio, which he will lead on Friday at Carnegie Hall.

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Drake Changed Hip-Hop’s Sound. Can He Change the Business?

Mon, 27 Mar 2017 21:40:18 GMT

Drake in Toronto in 2015.His release isn’t an album or a mixtape, but a playlist — a move that could position him to shift the music industry once again. A panel discussion, on Popcast.

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Crossing Cultures: Black K-Pop Fans in America

Tue, 28 Mar 2017 09:00:43 GMT

What draws so many black fans to Korean pop music? We explore the question on a Friday night in Newark, where thousands of fans pour in to see BTS, one of the most popular Korean pop bands in the world.

Finally Returning Bernstein’s Overdue Mahler

Tue, 28 Mar 2017 12:41:57 GMT

A score of Mahler’s “Das Lied von der Erde” bearing the stamp of the Vienna Philharmonic has returned home.A score that Leonard Bernstein borrowed from the Vienna Philharmonic half a century ago was given back as a 175th birthday present.

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A Pair of Classic Rock Events Will Bring Fleetwood Mac and the Eagles to the Coasts

Wed, 29 Mar 2017 06:02:10 GMT

Irving Azoff, who is representing nearly every act on the bill of “The Classic West” and “The Classic East” concerts.The lineup for the two sets of concerts, planned in July, also includes the Doobie Brothers, Journey, Steely Dan and Earth, Wind and Fire.

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Pharrell Williams’s Life to Become a Movie Musical, ‘Atlantis’

Tue, 28 Mar 2017 15:17:57 GMT

Pharrell WilliamsFox has signed on to produce the film, inspired by elements of Mr. Williams’s childhood in Virginia Beach, and Michael Mayer will direct.

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Pursuits: Accordions, Étouffée and Nonstop Dancing in a Zydeco Capital

Tue, 28 Mar 2017 09:00:03 GMT

The Burundi Drummers.In Breaux Bridge and Lafayette, La., music is the magnet — the Festival International de Louisiane is scheduled for April. Boudin is on the menu too.

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The Pianist Rafal Blechacz in Exciting, if Blaring, Form

Mon, 27 Mar 2017 19:53:09 GMT

The Polish pianist Rafal Blechacz gave a beguiling and lucid performance at the 92nd Street Y on Sunday.This fast-rising Polish artist played Bach, Beethoven and Chopin splendidly at the 92nd Street Y.

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Drake Breaks His Own Records With ‘More Life’ and Earns Another No. 1

Mon, 27 Mar 2017 17:19:37 GMT

DrakeThis rapper’s new release, a 22-track playlist, is his seventh consecutive chart-topper. It racked up 385 million song plays in its debut week.

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John Lydon, Angry Older Man, Reflects on Life as an Angry Young Man

Mon, 27 Mar 2017 15:55:22 GMT

John Lydon, also known by his former stage name Johnny Rotten, is releasing a book that contains the lyrics for all the songs he has composed.In a new book, “Mr. Rotten’s Songbook,” the Public Image Ltd. and Sex Pistols frontman, a.k.a. Johnny Rotten, collects the lyrics to every song he’s ever written.

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Review: An American Composers Orchestra Concert Pays a Bracing Tribute

Sun, 26 Mar 2017 20:28:35 GMT

George Manahan conducted the American Composers Orchestra in Steve Reich’s “Tehillim” on Friday.A concert dedicated to one of the ensemble’s founders, Francis Thorne, who died on March 7, introduced three works and offered a Steve Reich masterpiece.

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The Photographs of Don Hunstein

Fri, 24 Mar 2017 22:52:19 GMT

As a staff photographer for Columbia Records, Mr. Hunstein shot Bob Dylan, Billie Holiday and many others.

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Don Hunstein, Who Photographed Great Musicians, Dies at 88

Fri, 24 Mar 2017 22:44:56 GMT

Don Hunstein in an undated photograph.As a staff photographer for Columbia Records, Mr. Hunstein shot Bob Dylan, Duke Ellington, Billie Holiday and many others.

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That Decisive Moment: A Met Opera Star is Born: This Week’s 8 Best Classical Music Moments

Fri, 24 Mar 2017 20:05:27 GMT

From left, Taylor Levine, Brendon Randall-Myers, Grey McMurray and James Moore performing Tristan Perich’s “Interference Logic.”Gritty electronics, a Baroque hoedown and a burly Texan roar were among the highlights.

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Playlist: The Playlist: Kendrick Lamar Backs Up His Boasts

Fri, 24 Mar 2017 18:23:35 GMT

Kendrick Lamar's new song, "The Heart Part 4," may be a teaser.Hear 10 notable new tracks, from a 1959 Thelonious Monk recording to Gorillaz's collaboration with Popcaan to a song off Chuck Berry's final album.

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John Mayer Has More to Say: The Outtakes

Fri, 24 Mar 2017 17:39:20 GMT

John MayerThe singer and guitarist on his controversial interviews, playing with Dead & Company and dancing in his coming music video.

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Jon Batiste and Wynton Marsalis Prize John Lewis, and Each Other

Fri, 24 Mar 2017 16:08:09 GMT

Jon Batiste, left, and Wynton Marsalis are a crucial part of the album “The Music of John Lewis,” from the Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra.The pianist and trumpeter talk about their work on the new album “The Music of John Lewis,” their New Orleans roots and their musical forefathers.

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Tony Conrad Was Such a Good Minimalist, He Was Almost Forgotten

Mon, 27 Mar 2017 22:56:13 GMT

The Theater of Eternal Music performing in 1965. From left, Mr. Conrad, La Monte Young, Marian Zazeela and John Cale.A new documentary explores the life and work of this musician and artist, who died last year. He wanted to dissolve musical hierarchies.

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Classical Music in NYC This Week

Thu, 23 Mar 2017 21:40:56 GMT

Anna Netrebko as Tatiana in 2013, when she opened Deborah Warner’s production of “Eugene Onegin” at the Metropolitan Opera. She will return to the role next week. See listing below.Our guide to the city’s best classical music and opera.

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Pop, Rock and Jazz in NYC This Week

Thu, 23 Mar 2017 21:27:43 GMT

The music producer Deadmau5 will bring his Lots of Shows in a Row Tour to Hammerstein Ballroom for four performances, beginning on Wednesday.Our guide to pop and rock shows and the best of live jazz.

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Review: A Soprano’s Sudden Solo Act

Thu, 23 Mar 2017 20:04:12 GMT

Miah Persson, with the pianist Malcolm Martineau, at Zankel Hall on Wednesday. Miah Persson, on her own after a baritone partner fell ill, explored life and love in a thoughtful recital at Zankel Hall.

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Boss Hog’s Punk Rock Revs Up as It Hits Middle Age

Thu, 23 Mar 2017 20:03:15 GMT

Jon Spencer and Cristina Martinez of the band Boss Hog in their Manhattan apartment.Cristina Martinez and Jon Spencer form one of New York’s longest-running rock couples. After a 17-year break, their band is back with a gritty album.

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Solange and Werner Herzog Among Artists at Red Bull Music Academy Festival

Thu, 23 Mar 2017 18:20:04 GMT

SolangeThe festival will take place around New York City and will also pay tribute to Prince and Alice Coltrane.

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Real Estate

Thu, 23 Mar 2017 16:34:50 GMT

Real Estate, the New Jersey quintet, played some songs from their new album, "In Mind," and answered questions about their musical influences and guitar-playing techniques.

The Beatles’ ‘Sgt. Pepper’ Gets a 50th Birthday Festival in Liverpool

Thu, 23 Mar 2017 16:28:42 GMT

The Beatles’s " Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band,” vinyl album cover.The choreographer Mark Morris, the visual artists Jeremy Deller and Judy Chicago and DJ Spooky are among the participants in “Sgt. Pepper at 50” in Liverpool, the Beatles’ hometown.

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John Mayer Knows He Messed Up. He Wants Another Chance.

Thu, 23 Mar 2017 09:00:05 GMT

The musician John Mayer, whose new album, “The Search for Everything,” comes out in April.After more than five years of self-imposed pop exile, this guitar virtuoso wants another blockbuster album. Then he hopes to settle down.

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Album Review: The Sound of Sadness Overwhelms and Inspires Mount Eerie

Wed, 22 Mar 2017 20:42:19 GMT

Phil Elverum, who makes music under the name Mount Eerie.Phil Elverum wrote “A Crow Looked at Me” in the aftermath of his wife’s death. The songs explore his grief.

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A Hat Designer for Rock Stars Turns to Opera

Wed, 22 Mar 2017 20:08:31 GMT

Christophe Coppens, director of “Foxie” (based on Janacek’s “The Cunning Little Vixen”), at La Monnaie opera house in Brussels.Christophe Coppens, a celebrated milliner for the likes of Rihanna, Grace Jones and Roisin Murphy, directs a Janacek work in Brussels.

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Ukraine Bars Russia’s Eurovision Entrant

Wed, 22 Mar 2017 19:48:57 GMT

The Russian singer-songwriter Yulia Samoylova.Ukraine’s domestic intelligence agency said on Wednesday that it had prohibited Yulia Samoylova from entering the country for the contest.

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Review: Mahan Esfahani, a Harpsichordist With a Chip on His Keyboard

Wed, 22 Mar 2017 18:52:57 GMT

The harpsichordist Mahan Esfahani performing at the 92nd Street Y on Tuesday evening.Mr. Esfahani, known for causing the occasional uproar by mixing early and contemporary music in his programs, performed at the 92nd Street Y on Tuesday.

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Popcast: How Chuck Berry Became a Rock ’n’ Roll Mastermind

Wed, 22 Mar 2017 18:16:46 GMT

The ever-expressive Chuck Berry in 1986.He wrote the guitar licks, told the clever stories, duckwalked across the stage and forever changed popular music. A discussion of Mr. Berry’s evolution as an artist, on Popcast.

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Travel Ban Threatens a Lincoln Center Festival Play

Wed, 22 Mar 2017 16:01:13 GMT

The North American premiere of “While I Was Waiting,” a drama by the Syrian playwright Mohammad al-Attar, may be cancelled because of the travel ban sought by the Trump administration.The center is seeking visas for several artists with Syrian passports for Mohammad al-Attar’s “While I Was Waiting.”

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Jay Som Brings Her D.I.Y. Bedroom Pop to Brooklyn

Wed, 22 Mar 2017 15:17:15 GMT

The singer-songwriter Melina Duterte, a.k.a. Jay Som.The singer-songwriter, a.k.a. Melina Duterte, has just released her first album, “Everybody Works.”

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Mitsuko Uchida at Carnegie Hall Is a Start to a Big Week

Wed, 22 Mar 2017 15:12:39 GMT

Mitsuko Uchida will play Mozart, Schumann and a new work by Jörg Widmann.The venue’s three stages will host Ensemble Signal, Simone Lamsma and the St. Louis Symphony, among others.

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