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Classical news and blogs

News and blogs tend to be related in our present time. So you will find them together on this page.
1. News
2. Blogs

1. News
Some of the main classical portals offer news too, but here we focus onmainstream newsmedia with their own classical page.

Classical music news from America's public radio.

New York Times
The classical music page of the best newspaper in the world.

BBC Music Magazine
The news page of this famous classical music magazine.

The classical news page of this famous music magazine.

Opera Today
The news page of Opera Magazine.

2. Blogs
There are hundreds of classical music blogs. Here a few to get started...

Kenneth Woods - A view from the Podium
A blog by conductor Kenneth Woods. With many videos.

Think Denk
A blog by pianist Jeremy Denk: the glamorous life and thoughts of a concert pianist.

Kyle Gann on Music After the Fact...

Ex Musica
Peter van Kranenburg's short articles on all kinds of topics in classical music: important composers, styles, interesting events and their backgrounds, and so on. Each article features audio examples and recommended recordings.

Interchanging Idioms
Thought about the world of classical music. By Chip Michael.

The Classical Beat
Anne Midgette takes the measure of the classical music scene. From the Washington Post - so somewhat Washington centered.

The Well-Tempered Blog
Blogging The World of Pianos and Pianists. By Bart Collins.

The Score
In The Score, composers discuss their work and the issues involved in creating music in the 21st century, as a traditional notion of "classical" continues to be reconsidered, revised, rejected and reimagined.

The Rest is Noise
Articles, a blog, and a book-in-progress by the music critic of The New Yorker

Inside perspective
Musicians and staff describe the Pittsburg Symphony Orchestra inside from the inside out

Oboe Insight
The oboe site of Patricia Emerson Mitchell.

Iron Tongue of Midnight
A blog by Lisa Hirsch.

Twang, twang, twang - London
A blog by harpist Helen Radice.

Form and Analysis blog
DePauw University School of Music Musicianship Class. The same school brings also Musical perceptions.

Jessica Duchen's classical music blog
Music and writing in London, UK

Critica de Classica and Conversas com genios
Two Portuguese language blogs by the same author.

On an overgrown path
Give us something new, indeed for Heaven's sake give us rather the bad, and let us feel we are still alive, instead of constantly going around in deedless admiration for the conventional.

Sequenza 21
Composers forum.

Probably the most complete collection of music blogs. Unfortunately not much classical.

The Van Cliburn Foundation blog
The blog of one of the most important international piano competitions. Also in Chinese and Japanese versions and with a video section on Youtube.

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