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Legendary singer Aretha Franklin died Thursday.
The lost recordings of jazz titan John Coltrane have been rediscovered and shared with the world. Jeffrey Brown visits the…
These songs conjure up memories and refuse to take the summer off.
For contemporary composer John Adams, it was three notes that launched his latest opera: the sound of a pick axe…
How 'experimental soul' has become artist's guiding force
Thao Nguyen offers her Brief But Spectacular take on self-expression.
At the funeral for Rev. Clementa Pinckney, a South Carolina state senator who was killed in the church shooting in…
Jessye Norman's voice is known around the globe for its power, range, and beauty. In her new memoir, "Stand Up…
Stephen Sondheim is the Tony Award-winning composer and lyricist behind some of the most celebrated and titanic musicals to hit…
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