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Artwork by Carl Schloesser, via Wikimedia Commons

This year, refresh your relationship with Beethoven's music by making it personal again.

manuscript of Beethoven's Symphony No. 5
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Author Matthew Guerrieri pulls at the threads that make the opening sounds of Beethoven's Fifth Symphony a cultural force through the course of two-and-a-half centuries.

Instant Replay: 021

Dec 11, 2020

Holiday, non-holiday, and everything in between, here's what we can't stop listening to this month.

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Recordings of the "Black Swans" were almost lost to history. That story, plus a plant piano, the Kreisler Workout, and more, all ahead.

Courtesy of The Voice on NBC

This week in classical music, a baby that LOVES Chopin, the next Yo-Yo Ma-slash-Herbie Hancock of the harp, a countertenor shaking up "The Voice," and more! Let's get into it.