CLASSICAL, MUSIC

Hungerthon charity auction: Joshua Bell experience

Get a taste of the classics — now thanks to WhyHunger’s online charity auction, fans of Joshua Bell can bid on the chance to score two tickets to see him at the Kennedy Center. The lucky winner will not only … Continued

CLASSICAL, MUSIC

Hilary Hahn Unprecedented on Symphony Hall

Airing Thursday 11/14 at 7 pm ET Rebroadcasting Saturday 11/16 at 6 pm ET; Sunday 11/17 at 6 pm ET and Monday 11/18 at 10 pm ET. Fawning never makes for good radio, so I will try and resist the … Continued

CLASSICAL, MUSIC

Inside a private recital with Renee Fleming

Airing October 17 at 7 pm ET on Symphony Hall, Channel 76. I’ve heard Oh Danny Boy sung at boxing matches, weddings and funerals. Friends have sung it sitting around the kitchen table, and I like scheduling it occasionally on … Continued

CHRISTIAN, CLASSICAL, LIFESTYLE, MARTHA STEWART, MUSIC, NEWS AND ISSUES, POLITICS

What’s On: A Soprano shares her guilty pleasures

We’re as American as apple pie today with soprano Renee Fleming’s Guilty Pleasures, Christian singer Natalie Grant’s new album, and Martha Stewart celebrating all things American Made. Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz on The Agenda 6 am ET on SiriusXM Progress Congresswoman … Continued

CLASSICAL, MUSIC

Classical music’s dirty little secret: It’s for everyone.

There are three ways to program classical music on the radio – my way, your way and the wrong way. [caption id="" align="alignright" width="300"] The above is regarded by historians as the most accurate surviving likeness of Mozart, painted when … Continued

CLASSICAL, ENTERTAINMENT, HOWARD STERN, MUSIC, NFL, ROCK, SPORTS, TV, WWE

What’s On: Metallica live with Howard, Dexter comes to an end, MNF and more

Open your day with one of rock’s all-time great bands, grind through the work hours by catching up on what happened on Dexter, Breaking Bad and the Emmy Awards, and then wrap up a long Monday with an AFC West … Continued

CLASSICAL, MUSIC, ROCK

On the Road with Lou Brutus: Rachel Barton-Pine

Rachel Barton-Pine is one of the world’s finest classical violinists. She also happens to be a dear friend and a metal head! Rachel requested I shoot her historic concert at The Phillips Collection Museum in Washington DC this year, where … Continued

CLASSICAL, MUSIC

Gustavo Dudamel has earned his ‘Maestro’

Back in the proverbial day, the designation “maestro” meant teacher first, and leader second. Over time, however, the term somehow merged to mean leader of orchestras. These days, just about everyone who waves a stick in front of an orchestra … Continued

CLASSICAL, DANCE/ELECTRONIC, MUSIC, POP

WATCH: Gaynor goes classical with Igudesman & Joo’s cover of “I Will Survive”

It was a funny and special treat on SiriusXM Pops when classical duo Igudesman & Joo covered the Gloria Gaynor smash “I Will Survive” live in the SiriusXM Washington, DC studios. Listen closely for the “score” of other disco hits … Continued

CLASSICAL, MUSIC, ROCK

WATCH: 2CELLOS Cover Nirvana Classic “Smells Like Teen Spirit” Live On SiriusXM Pops

Grunge meets grace and classic meets classical in this powerful performance at the SiriusXM Pops studios. Listen to strings burning as indie duo 2CELLOS slam their way through Nirvana’s biggest hit.