1. The Top Hollywood Music Schools

    November 01, 2013 1:27 PM EDT The Hollywood Reporter's ranking of the top 10 music schools reveals a unique hierarchy of institutional standing. Based on a survey of academic and entertainment insiders -- including composers, arrangers, music supervisors, editors and en ...

  2. 'Star Wars' Theme Named Favorite Movie Soundtrack

    September 30, 2013 1:08 AM EDT The Star Wars theme has been named Britain's favorite movie soundtrack in a BBC poll. "With almost a quarter of the audience votes, John Williams’ 'Star Wars Theme' topped a list that spans 64 years of cinema soundtrack history ...

  3. Leonard Bernstein

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  4. David Geffen on New PBS 'American Masters' Film: 'Wow, Did I Do That?'

    September 27, 2012 3:40 PM EDT David Geffen (right) with Joni Mitchel (left) and Mama Cass (background) from the PBS American Masters program "Inventing David Geffen," which will air in November. (Photo: Henry Diltz) American Masters creator and executive producer Sus ...

  5. Inaudible Frequencies, InConcert Amp'd, And More -- 5 Apps That Are Changing Live Music

    June 26, 2012 2:09 PM EDT The Flaming Lips hacked FM radio as part of their boombox experiments, which started in the '90s. Smartphones are better than FM radios. The Flaming Lips blew us away in the '90s, when they invited the crowd onto the stage as part of the ...

  6. Morning Heds: Bon Iver's Label, David Foster Starts At Verve, Mog To Stream In Subarus

    January 10, 2012 7:05 AM EST Bon Iver Establishes New Record Label Music Feeds Justin Vernon, the man behind one of the most successful Indie projects, Bon Iver, has launched his own record label. The label, called Chigliak Records, is an offshoot of his current label Jagjaag ...

  7. Gustavo Dudamel Takes Over Baton At L.A. Philharmonic

    October 01, 2009 11:16 AM EDT 0 0 0 Venezuelan conductor Gustavo Dudamel became music director of the Los Angeles Philharmonic on Wednesday at the age of 28, deploying digital tools to draw a younger and less elite audience to classical music. Before a free inaugural concert for 18,00 ...

  8. Mark Kozelek / Nov. 12, 2008 / Brooklyn, N.Y. (Music Hall of Williamsburg)

    November 13, 2008 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Mark Kozelek can take you from Modest Mouse to Leonard Bernstein in the span of a few songs. He can also trace the entire arc of a love affair in four minutes, the details so vivid that you feel like Mark Kozelek can take you from Modest Mouse to Le ...

  9. This Day in Music

    October 14, 2008 12:00 AM EDT - Baldemar Huerta, also known as Freddy Fender, who hit big in 1975 with "Before The Next Teardrop Falls," dies in Corpus Christi, Texas at the age of 69. 2006 - Baldemar Huerta, also known as Freddy Fender, who hit big in 1975 with & ...

  10. Stevie Wonder To Receive Gershwin Prize

    September 03, 2008 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Legendary singer/songwriter Stevie Wonder has been chosen as the second recipient of the Library of Congress Gershwin Prize for Popular Song. The award presentation will take place in the Library's Gr Legendary singer/songwriter Stevie Wonder h ...

  11. This Day in Music

    October 14, 2007 12:00 AM EDT - Baldemar Huerta, also known as Freddy Fender, who hit big in 1975 with "Before The Next Teardrop Falls," dies in Corpus Christi, Texas at the age of 69. 2006 - Baldemar Huerta, also known as Freddy Fender, who hit big in 1975 with & ...

  12. Kozelek Preps Live Album, 'Ghosts' Reissue

    November 08, 2006 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Mark Kozelek will release his first full-length concert album, "Little Drummer Boy Live," Nov. 28 via his own Caldo Verde imprint. Mark Kozelek will release his first full-length concert album, "Little Drummer Boy Live," Nov. 28 ...

  13. This Day in Music

    October 14, 2006 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 <b>2003 - </b>Barbra Streisand releases her 60th album on Columbia Records. The set finds the chanteuse covering 12 songs made popular in movies from 1935-1988. "The Movie Album" comprises all-new rec 2005 - Wyclef Jean and Nor ...

  14. 21OnTV

    May 22, 2006 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Music-related TV listings for May 22-29, 2006. MONDAY, MAY 22 "The Early Show," CBS Featured artist(s): Reba McEntire, Brad Paisley (also scheduled: Bruce Willis). "Oprah Winfrey's Legends Ball," ABC Featured artist(s): John ...

  15. This Day in Music

    October 14, 2005 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 <b>2003 - </b>Celine Dion releases "Une Fille Et 4 Types, her first French-language album in five years.<br clear="none"/><br clear="none"/> 2004 - Ludacris, Public Enemy and Mase are among the acts t ...

  16. Martha Getting Back Into Music With Holiday Set

    October 03, 2005 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 With a newly created partnership with Sony BMG, Martha Stewart Living Omnimedia (MSLO) is returning to music. With a newly created partnership with Sony BMG, Martha Stewart Living Omnimedia (MSLO) is returning to music. Plans are for the uber-homema ...

  17. Opera Star Robert Merrill Dies

    October 26, 2004 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Acclaimed singer Robert Merrill, the opera baritone who felt equally comfortable on opening night at the Metropolitan Opera House or opening day at Yankee Stadium, has died. Acclaimed singer Robert Merrill, the opera baritone who felt equally comfor ...

  18. This Day in Music

    October 14, 2003 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 <b>2000 - </b>Trace Adkins goes back to his hometown, Sarepta, La., to attend his 20-year high school reunion. 2000 - Trace Adkins goes back to his hometown, Sarepta, La., to attend his 20-year high school reunion. 1998 - B.B. King picks ...

  19. Breaking & Entering

    April 30, 2003 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 A look at the latest acts that are breaking at radio and retail and entering the Billboard charts. This week: Lynne Arriale, Thicke, Stagga Lee, and Hot Hot Heat. A look at the latest acts that are breaking at radio and retail and entering the Billb ...

  20. Betsi Morrison, Mike Eldred, Marianne Cooke, Michael San Giovanni, Robert Dean; Nashville Symphony Orchestra/Kenneth Schermerhorn

    November 30, 2002 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Although recordings of the wonderful Symphonic Dances from West Side Story are fairly thick on the ground, versions of the classic full theatrical score are relatively few. Although recordings of the wonderful Symphonic Dances from West Side Story a ...

  21. Broadway Lyricist Adolph Green Dies

    October 25, 2002 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Adolph Green, the Broadway lyricist who, with longtime collaborator Betty Comden, wrote such valentines to New York as "On the Town" and "Wonderful Town," as well as the screenplay for the classic mov Adolph Green, the Broadway l ...

  22. This Day in Music

    October 14, 2002 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 <b>2000 - </b>Trace Adkins goes back to his hometown, Sarepta, La., to attend his 20-year high school reunion. 2000 - Trace Adkins goes back to his hometown, Sarepta, La., to attend his 20-year high school reunion. 1998 - B.B. King picks ...

  23. Seiji Ozawa Bids Farewell To BSO

    July 15, 2002 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 In an emotional coda to his career directing the Boston Symphony Orchestra (BSO), Seiji Ozawa ended 29 years as music director yesterday (July 14) by turning his back to the orchestra and conducting h In an emotional coda to his career directing the ...

  24. The Original Jacket Collection,Non-Stop Erotic Cabaret

    March 23, 2002 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 LEONARD BERNSTEIN The Original Jacket Collection PRODUCERS: various Sony Classical 89750 VLADIMIR HOROWITZ The Original Jacket Collection PRODUCERS: various Sony Classcial 89765 Sony Classical is in the midst of turning to Legacy—Sony's pop and ...

  25. 'O Brother,' Bluegrass Sweep Grammys

    February 28, 2002 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 R&B newcomer Alicia Keys and Irish rock veterans U2 snagged their fair share of honors, but as many as six Grammy Awards, including the prestigious album of the year statuette, originated from the R&B newcomer Alicia Keys and Irish rock vete ...

  26. Symphony Hall Centennial Celebration: From the Broadcast Archives, 1943-2000

    December 22, 2001 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Technically, this isn't a reissue; it's rather a super-deluxe, 12-CD collection of previously unreleased archival recordings issued to mark the centennial of the Boston Symphony Orchestra's acoustical Technically, this isn't a re ...

  27. SCHUMANN: Complete Symphonies North German Radio Symphony Orchestra/Christoph Eschenbach

    September 08, 2001 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 The four symphonies of Robert Schumann (1810-1856) have endured more than their fair share of criticism, neglect, and mishandling over the years, particularly compared with the hallowed treatment acco The four symphonies of Robert Schumann (1810-185 ...

  28. Jennie Tourel and Martha Lipton, mezzo-sopranos; Lee Venora, Reri Grist, and Janet Baker, sopranos; Israel Philharmonic; London Symphony Orchestra; New York Philharmonic/Leonard Bernstein

    April 21, 2001 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 When Sony Classical embarked on its "Bernstein Century" edition, the label downplayed its considerable goods with a haphazard release schedule that failed to build the critical mass that the beautiful When Sony Classical embarked on its &q ...