Leontyne Price as Leonore in a Metropolitan Opera production of Verdi's La forza del destino, 1977. James Heffernan/Metropolitan Opera Archives hide caption

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Laurie Anderson Finds 'New Ways To Breathe' In A Philip Glass Etude

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"I won't do anything unless I'm mad crazy about the music and the composer and really feeling like they're contributing something to the field that is different," Beth Morrison says. Michael Nagle/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Meet The Producer Who Runs Her Opera Empire From A 2-Bedroom Apartment

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Ben Johnston Hears The Notes Between The Notes

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The Naqsh Duo's debut album is called Narrante. Hessam Samavatian/ECM hide caption

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At TubaChristmas, An Underdog Instrument Shines

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When It Comes To CDs In 2016, Mozart Outsells Beyonce, Adele And Drake

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Ennio Morricone's new recording with the Czech National Symphony Orchestra, Morricone 60, is out now. Jelmer de Haas/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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'Morricone 60': An Orchestra-Infused Look At A 60-Year Career

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Director Pablo Larraín says the film's script emphasizes the movie's aim to document feeling over fact. "It's more psychological and emotional, everything that's going on," he says. Pablo Larraín/Twentieth Century Fox Film Corporation hide caption

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'Jackie' Shows A First Lady Behind Closed Doors — But The Music Is Front And Center

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"I speak about the mindsets of these characters," composer Kaija Saariaho says. "What does it mean that we love somebody? And do we really love another person, or do we love our idea of love?" Maarit Kytöharju/Metropolitan Opera hide caption

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'Half Of Humanity Has Something To Say': Composer Kaija Saariaho On Her Met Debut

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Tenor William Burden, pictured at the far left, plays George Bailey in the new production. Karen Almond/Houston Grand Opera hide caption

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Bringing A Christmas Classic To Wonderful Life — On Stage

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