If our pledge drive sweepstakes has you pining for Italy, here's a look at the Italian composers who helped define opera.
Pianist Maria Joao Pires takes the stage to play one Mozart concerto. The conductor and orchestra launch into a different one. What happens next will amaze you.
Hear the composer's greatest music throughout the day Monday.
Best Orchestral Performance nominees include long-suffering orchestra, beloved conductor
The orchestra honors the late civil rights leader with a program that includes a lively piece by a living composer.
As we gear up for our New Year's Eve Beethoven Bash, CPR Classical's Jean Inaba shares how to find the maestro's footprints in an unlikely place.