classical http://wuis.org en Watch A Late Composer's Parting Statement, Through The Eyes Of A Child http://wuis.org/post/watch-late-composers-parting-statement-through-eyes-child The vocal quartet New York Polyphony delights in surprises — whether it's a matter of singing some rather <a href="http://www.npr.org/event/music/155236812/in-practice-new-york-polyphony" target="_blank">raunchy</a> Italian madrigals or making a video to introduce their album <em>Times Go By Turns</em> (released on BIS Aug. 27). Tue, 10 Sep 2013 15:35:07 +0000 Anastasia Tsioulcas 8642 at http://wuis.org Watch A Late Composer's Parting Statement, Through The Eyes Of A Child Banjos, Bartók And La Belle Époque: New Classical Albums http://wuis.org/post/banjos-bart-k-and-la-belle-poque-new-classical-albums People ask why I thrive on classical music, and I tell them it's all about discovery. The possibilities for finding incredible music, both old and new, are endless as the oceans. Tue, 10 Sep 2013 15:29:33 +0000 Tom Huizenga 8640 at http://wuis.org Banjos, Bartók And La Belle Époque: New Classical Albums The Ultimate Soloist http://wuis.org/post/ultimate-soloist Got an idea for a classical cartoon or a reaction to this one? Leave your thoughts in the comments section.<p><em>Pablo Helguera is a New York-based artist working with sculpture, drawing, photography and performance. His new book is</em> <a href="http://www.npr.org/books/titles/167645414/artunes" target="_blank">Helguera's Artunes</a>. <em>You can see more of his work at<a href="http://www.artworldsalon.com/blog/" target="_blank">Artworld Salon</a> and on his own <a href="http://pablohelguera.net/" target="_blank">site</a>.</em> <div class="fullattribution">Copyright 2014 NPR. Fri, 26 Apr 2013 17:47:40 +0000 editor 1762 at http://wuis.org The Ultimate Soloist