Contra Costa Times
Pianist Zeitlin marks first album's 50th anniversary
It's just over 50 years ago that Denny Zeitlin sat down at the piano in the Columbia 30th Street Studio in Manhattan, a converted church where Glenn Gould had recorded Bach's "Goldberg Variations," where Miles Davis had recorded "Kind of Blue."
Silver Birch quartet highlights French composers
The Silver Birch String Quartet is presenting their second concert of the season Nov. 30. For this concert, the quartet is joined by two of Canada's finest musicians: pianist Peter Longworth, and violinist Erika Raum.
In a class of his own
A new recording of two of the finest 20th-century concertos reveals why Lang Lang ranks near the top of the list of today's best pianists Lang Lang is one of those rare artists whose name will sell tickets to people who don't normally go to classical concerts.
The Globe and Mail
Calgary's Jan Lisiecki named young artist of the year
Jan Lisiecki made his debut with the New York Philharmonic in 2012 and was nominated for a Juno Award earlier this year.
New and Forthcoming Classical Box Sets
Autumn approaches, and this is the time when classical labels release bargain-priced box sets for the Christmas season.