The Atlanta Symphony Orchestra was supposed to open its fall season last week but, in a scenario that has become familiar, contentious contract negotiations led to a lockout of musicians.
The 35-year-old Latvian conductor brings a sincerity and enthusiasm to his position, marking the end of a three-year period of uncertainty for one of America's oldest and most respected ensembles.
What's coming up for the week of Sept. 29.
There’s no denying the acoustical hurdles at Red Rocks, yet three sold out gigs in 2014 have left the Colorado Symphony hungry for more performances there.
The story behind a unique concert featuring composer/activist Malek Jandali.
The English conductor, keyboard player and musicologist died today at age 73. He used modern scholarship and keen musicianship to bring new life to works by Handel and Bach, Mozart and Haydn.
Plus: Charley Samson on Felix Mendelssohn's music.