Recent NPR Musical News


Burt Bacharach & Daniel Tashian: Tiny Desk (Home) Concert
Burt Bacharach, one of pop's historic melody makers, is still performing at age 92, as you'll see in this Tiny Desk quarantine concert with lyricist Daniel Tashian.   (3 September)

Yo-Yo Ma, Stuart Duncan, Edgar Meyer And Chris Thile: Tiny Desk (Home) Concert
The quartet, known colloquially as Goat Rodeo, jammed out from four different homes in this Tiny Desk quarantine performance.   (1 September)

Vox Virtual, An International Music Festival, Is About To Launch
Vocal ensembles that normally would be touring the summer festival circuit have organized a virtual concert series. Groups hail from 10 different countries including the U.S., Zimbabwe and France.   (20 August)

Julian Bream, The Classical Guitar Giant With The Soul Of A Jazz Player
Guitarist Julian Bream, who died Friday at the age of 87, was as important to the history of classical guitar as Andres Segovia.   (17 August)

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SEP 26 THEATRICAL CELEBRATIONS in various on»
SEP 26 American MIrror in Everywhere on Satu»
SEP 29 The Magic of Bach in Everywhere on Tu»
OCT 1 Unitas Ensemble in Boston on Thursday»
OCT 2 Horszowski Trio in Everywhere on Frid»
OCT 3 Intimate Soliloquies in Everywhere on»
OCT 16 Parker String Quartet in Everywhere o»
OCT 24 OLD STORIES, NEW LIFE in various on S»
NOV 1 Mendelssohn: Elijah in Cambridge on S»
NOV 20 Parker String Quartet in Everywhere o»
NOV 21 OLD STORIES, NEW LIFE in various on S»
NOV 29 Marc Ponthus, pianist in Boston on Su»
NOV 29 Marc Ponthus, pianist in Boston on Su»
DEC 12 Christmas Potpourri in Everywhere on »
DEC 17 Bach Christmas in Boston on Thursday,»
DEC 19 Evren Ozel, pianist in Boston on Satu»
DEC 20 Bach Christmas in Boston on Sunday, D»
DEC 31 Hoped-for Result in Greater Boston on»
JAN 10 Brannon Cho, cellist and Eric Lu, pia»