Sunday, March 15, 2015
Hailed as one of the greatest living composers, Pierre Boulez is earning worldwide praise as he approaches 90, even as he sometimes suffers in his native France from the idea that he is stern and dogmatic.
Saturday, March 14, 2015
Carolyn Malachi, a Grammy-nominated American singer, is gearing up for a series of performances in Taiwan that will kick off Saturday in New Taipei as part of the American Music Abroad program.
Friday, March 13, 2015
He is American. She is English. He is a newlywed. So is she. Both are top-notch ballet dancers. And they're both leaping onto a different stage.
Thursday, March 12, 2015
A jury awarded Marvin Gaye's children nearly US$7.4 million Tuesday after determining singers Robin Thicke and Pharrell Williams copied their father's music to create "Blurred Lines," the biggest hit song of 2013.
The restored vinyl of Elvis Presley's first single will go on sale next month for Record Store Day, the growing annual sale to bolster independent retailers.
The Swedish startup that revolutionized digital music has a blanket response to claims that it pays artists a mere pittance: "two billion (U.S.) dollars."
Wednesday, March 11, 2015
Belgian music sensation Stromae, whose career has quickly grown internationally, has announced a tour of North America leading up to a mega-gig at New York's Madison Square Garden.
A Dec. 9 concert in Paris by U.S. pop star Madonna sold out within "five minutes" of going on sale Monday, the organizers of the event said.
Monday, March 9, 2015
Deftly feeling their way along the bumps of the braille score, the young players of Thailand's first blind orchestra memorize scales, defying both their impairment and ingrained negative attitudes towards disability.
Wednesday, March 4, 2015
Ezra Laderman, a classical music composer whose works ranged from symphonies to operas to music for Academy Award-winning films, has died. He was 90.