Valery Gergiev, one of the artists mentioned in an entry under the section In tune, titled Hong Kong Arts Festival.
Mozart’s Sinfonia Concertante, one of the pieces mentioned in an entry under the section In tune, titled Hong Kong Arts Festival.
Ever wonder what kind of penmanship George Frederick Handel had? Was he the type to cross things out with a single, swift stroke, or did he cover up his mistakes in a scratchy flurry? Well, wonder no more.
The classical-music world has a fraught relationship with fame. On the one hand, people are always pining for the days when Arturo Toscanini, Leonard Bernstein, and Leontyne Price dominated the airwaves and appeared on the covers of magazines.