Classical & More

Video: Renée Fleming on How to Be a Diva

The world-class soprano visits Seattle this weekend. As a warmup, watch her give vocal tips to a nervous-looking college student.

03/14/2012 By Laura Dannen


Seattle Symphony Announces New Season

Hum along if you’ve heard these before.

01/25/2012 By Allison Williams


Pacific Northwest Ballet Premiere’s a New Quixote

Don Quixote makes its U.S. debut this month at Pacific Northwest Ballet.

01/25/2012 By Laura Dannen

Classical & More

Lunch Break: Free Seattle Symphony Concert Today at City Hall

The show starts at 12:30.

01/25/2012 By Laura Dannen


The Vocal Stylings of Attila the Hun

He can sing, he can sack countries.

01/10/2012 By Laura Dannen

Classical and More

Five Things You Didn’t Know about Joshua Bell

The famed violinist is playing here next week. And he’s jealous of the Seahawks.

01/03/2012 By Allison Williams

Classical News

Introducing the Eastside’s Newest Orchestra

Members of the defunct Bellevue Philharmonic have found a new outlet.

12/14/2011 By Laura Dannen

Classical and More

The Fine Fiddling of Joshua Bell

But would you stop if you heard him on the street?

11/07/2011 By Allison Williams

Classical & More

The Sonic Evolution of Seattle Symphony

What’s that we hear? Chamber pop?

10/19/2011 By Laura Dannen

Classical & More

Seattle Chamber Music Gets an Update

The new Seattle Modern Orchestra is out to demystify modern chamber music.

01/28/2011 By Laura Dannen

Season Announcement

New Conductor, New Season for Seattle Symphony

Incoming maestro Ludovic Morlot introduces his debut lineup at Benaroya Hall.

01/19/2011 By Laura Dannen

Sports and Sonatas

Opera in the End Zone

Two legends-in-the-making rocked Qwest during the Seahawks-Saints game.

01/11/2011 By Laura Dannen

Classical Music News

Meet Seattle Symphony’s New Conductor

Young French conductor Ludovic Morlot greets the public Friday morning.

07/09/2010 By Laura Dannen

What's Opera, Doc?

TONIGHT: Bugs Bunny at the Symphony

Classic Looney Tunes cartoons screen to live accompaniment at Benaroya.

07/07/2010 By Laura Dannen

Classical Music News

Seattle Symphony Names New Music Director

Young French conductor Ludovic Morlot to succeed Gerard Schwarz.

06/29/2010 By Laura Dannen

Opera on the Big Screen

Summer Encore: The Met Live in HD

Enjoy a reprise of the 2010 season as six operas screen at theaters around the country.

06/15/2010 By Laura Dannen


Fit as a Fiddle

An Old World artisan, Rafael Carrabba, matches up violins, players, and big-time investors.

03/18/2010 By Eric Scigliano