Flutist Stacey Pelinka starred in the concert, streamed Sept. 21.
Shulamit Ran, Jennifer Higdon, and Ellen Taaffe Zwilich are featured on Contemporary Voices.
Sarah Kirkland Snider uses the traditional form for new musical ideas in her hymn to Earth and its inhabitants.
Missy Mazzoli’s neo-Gothic opera evokes themes of the American dream on the harsh prairie frontier.
The Nashville Symphony, under Music Director Giancarlo Guerrero, premieres several late Rouse works in strong performances.
The San Diego festival has found a safe, socially distanced way to give concerts, and a paying audience responds.
Soprano Susan Narucki astounds as Sarah Winchester in Lei Liang’s very American chamber opera.
New recordings offer contrasting takes on Edward Elgar’s only song cycle, but the real treats are the other Elgar works on each disc.
A sense of urgency infuses the virtuoso’s new double-CD release.
The tenor goes small-scale and intimate on Selige Stunde.