In case you missed it
#58 • 01.06.2017
Behind the hype of Teodor Currentzis.
#41 • 26.01.2017
King Ludwig II’s Wagnerian castle and a lineage of obsession.
#68 • 10.08.2017
The aesthetic campaigning of Against Modern Opera Productions.
#33 • 24.11.2016
The composer Kaija Saariaho prepares for the Metropolitan Opera’s historic production of “L’Amour de Loin.”
#04 • 03.03.2016
From mountain camping to Concertgebouw audition.
#26 • 06.10.2016
What’s behind the obsession with children who compose?
Video of the Week
Just A Totally Normal Reptile/Classical Music Playlist
As the stressful season of the holidays approaches, enjoy this calming video of alligators eating birds, snakes eating rodents, iguanas hanging out in a pile, and other reptile and amphibian photos set to “relaxing classical music.” Or impress your friends with your niche YouTube knowledge at your upcoming workplace get-togethers.
Audio of the Week
This week, William Christie refers to J. C. Neupert harpsichords as “idiotic.” Judge for yourself with this Scarlatti Sonata played on a Neupert instrument.