Why does Sibelius' Violin Concerto have such a galloping feel?
April 9, 1939, one of the most important musical events of the 20th century took place on the National Mall in Washington. As Marian Anderson said later, "I could not run away from this situation. If I had anything to offer, I would have to do so now."
Dancer Stephanie Cadman and violinist Lara St. John perform Bach's G Minor Presto at landmarks in Toronto.
Philippe Jaroussky performs "To Chloris" by Reynaldo Hahn.
From "The Muppet Show": Rowlf the dog plays Beethoven's "Pathetique."
Stephen Hough discusses Rachmaninoff's "Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini" and performs it at the 2013 BBC Proms.
A fun moment during a recent encore at Carnegie Hall.