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Archive for July 13, 2015

Pianist Misha Dichter & Friends

Misha Dichter, piano Cipa Dichter, piano Mark Peskanov, violin Lawrence Dutton, viola Nicholas Canellakis, cello I – Music for piano duo (Misha and Cipa) Mozart: Sonata in F, K 497 more…

Are you secretly French? You might be if get more than 14/20 on this French music quiz

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Think you know French music? From the salon to the symphony hall, from the opera to the ballet, the French have given us some great music. But, how much French music do YOU know? Allons-y!

Tenor Jon Vickers Dies at Age 88

Jon Vickers as Otello in 2002.

WFMT is saddened to report the passing of tenor Jon Vickers, who died on Friday at the age of 88 after battling Alzheimer’s disease. Once dubbed “God’s tenor” for his singular, powerful voice more…

14 American Composers and Their Furry Friends

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Ever wondered if Leonard Bernstein was a dog or cat person? Or if Glass had a feline helper while composing at the keyboard? Check out this collection of photos that proves that even the best music is better with a furry friend.