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240 Hours, 22 Pounds: A Mammoth Mozart Box Set Aims At More Than 'Complete'

October 27, 2016

The new complete edition, commemorating the 225th anniversary of the Austrian composer's death, is an extravagant Mozart resource.

Justice Ginsburg Will Make Her Operatic Debut — Sort Of

October 21, 2016

The Supreme Court justice is set to play a nonsinging role on opening night of the Donizetti opera "The Daughter of the Regiment" at the Kennedy Center in Washington, D.C.

First Watch: Joyce DiDonato, 'Lascia ch'io pianga'

October 17, 2016

Opera star Joyce DiDonato does more than sing — she lends her voice to social causes. Watch her new video, a haunting depiction of a woman trapped in conflict.

Neville Marriner, Who Recorded The Beloved Soundtrack to 'Amadeus,' Has Died

October 2, 2016

The conductor and violinist who became something of entrepreneurial emperor — making hundreds of recordings with his orchestra, including the soundtrack to the film Amadeus — died Sunday at age 92.

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