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Just For FunApril 3, 2021

The Score of a Lifetime: WDAV Staff Picks for National Film Score Day

Some of the world’s most thrilling, evocative, and captivating music can be heard in surround sound at your

News & FeaturesMarch 18, 2021

5 Classical Moments and Milestones from the 2021 Grammy Awards

by Marisa Mecke The 2021 Grammys highlighted musical works of all genres that have excelled during the difficult

News & FeaturesMarch 8, 2021

Women in Classical Composition: An A to Z Playlist

In honor Women’s History Month, we showcase the incredible variety and scope of women’s achievements in classical music from A to Z

Classically Trained SeriesFebruary 22, 2021

Classically Trained: Houston Person

By Marisa Mecke Jazz saxophone virtuoso Houston Person is a prolific performer and record producer whose work spans

News & FeaturesFebruary 13, 2021

Love Notes: 4 Romantic Letters from Classical Music History

1. Orpheus “King” Fisher to Marian Anderson Iconic contralto Marian Anderson found her one true love in architect

News & FeaturesFebruary 5, 2021

Black History Month: The First and the Future

Throughout the month of February, this series highlights two Black composers or musicians who have shaped the course of classical music

Classically Trained SeriesFebruary 3, 2021

Classically Trained: Tichina Vaughn

Explore the life and contributions of another classical artist with connections to the Carolinas.

News & FeaturesDecember 30, 2020

Looking for love in all the wrong places

Beethoven’s brushes with love may have eluded him but inspired his work