Tuesday, November 26, 2013
Sunday, November 24, 2013
The voices of 650 youngsters singing Benjamin Britten's “Friday Afternoons” song cycle filled the concert hall he built in eastern England and wafted out over the Internet on Friday as the world celebrated the centenary of Britain's most famous modern composer.
Saturday, November 23, 2013
The stars of Latin music, undeterred by a torrential rainstorm that shut down the green carpet, gathered to award Carlos Vives three Latin Grammys including song of the year for “Volvi a Nacer” in Las Vegas.
Saturday, November 16, 2013
With elegant black and tan keys it looks like a baby grand piano, but when tinkled they release the voluptuous tones of a cello.
Grammy organizers announced Thursday plans for a tribute show to the Beatles on the 50th anniversary of their iconic Ed Sullivan show appearance, with today's top stars performing Fab Four hits.
Friday, November 15, 2013
Taiwanese signer-songwriter Deserts Changhas announced the cancellation of a Beijing concert originally set for Dec. 30, following a row over her display of a Republic of China (Taiwan) flag at a concert early this month in the United Kingdom.
Two-time Grammy-winning American violinist Hilary Hahn said Thursday she was impressed by Taiwanese audiences' passion for music when she first visited the country as a teenager over a decade ago.
Thursday, November 14, 2013
British composer John Tavener, whose spiritually inspired music was performed at the funeral of Princess Diana, has died at the age of 69, his publisher said Tuesday.
Tuesday, November 12, 2013
On the eve of her fourth studio album's release, pop diva Lady Gaga lived up to her reputation for doing things on a grand scale on Sunday as she donned what she called the world's first flying dress.
U.S. pop sensationalist Miley Cyrus took her publicity-seeking further still on Sunday by smoking a cannabis joint as she received her award for Best Video at the MTV European Music Awards in Amsterdam on Sunday.