Nigel Simeone on the maestro's aspirations as a composer and his family life.
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The musician talks about presenting classical music to children, the power of Brahms and the joy of working multiple jobs.
Former Mayor Rudolph Giuliani was among those who denounced the John Adams opera, calling it anti-Semitic and anti-Israel.
Mystical Russian composer Alexander Scriabin saw music, heard colors and wrote music that goes from ecstasy to frenzy. Baltimore Symphony conductor Marin Alsop explores Scriabin's best-known piece.
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