The castles of France inspire dreams of other eras, of summertime strolls through courtly gardens and elegant entertainment. The Opéra en Plein Air Festival gives opera fans the opportunity to indulge these fantasies with a healthy addition of contemporary flair.
A concert at this world-famous landmark is the only opportunity to experience the breathtaking cathedral without the flow of bustling tourists.
06 May 2016
After six seasons of outstanding work with the Orchestre de Paris, Music Director Paavo Järvi will pass the baton to the dynamic young British conductor, Daniel Harding, who takes over...
11 Apr 2016
Around three million people visit Vienna's Schönbrunn Palace each year. Discover the lighter side of this historic symbol and check out its program of concerts for a musical encounter in Austria's most popular tourist attraction.
03 Apr 2016
When it sounds like Mozart, but somehow different, then it's Haydn, right? If that's where your knowledge about Haydn ends, read more about one of the few composers who attained fame and success in his own lifetime.
18 Feb 2016
For classical music and opera, we offer a distilled list of locations on both sides of the former border, where exceptional architecture and inspiring programming come together.
15 Feb 2016
Participate in the Classictic sweepstakes for the chance to win two concert tickets at Notre-Dame de Paris Cathedral on January 26, 2016, at 8:30 pm.
15 Jan 2016
The New Year’s Concert in Vienna’s Musikverein is Europe’s answer to Times Square. Tickets to the New Year’s Day performance by the Vienna Philharmonic are almost as coveted and hard to secure as a place in heaven, but millions follow the festivities through television broadcasts in over 90 countries.
31 Dec 2015
You know he was a genius, and you're pretty sure he was German. After that it gets a little fuzzy... Read further to find some lesser-known details about the man who brought over 1000 compositions (and 20 children) into the world.
15 Dec 2015
Do you have to run around like a chicken with its head cut off again this year, looking for the ideal gifts for friends and family members? Could it be...