The Arts Archive: November, 2012

Review: Mezzo Bernarda Fink and pianist Anthony Spiri

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Above all else, she makes a beautiful sound. Some singers are willing to forgo sound quality to put emotion behind a text. But in her Friday... Read more

Twenty-four hours for Mr. Carter

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Q2 Music, WQXR’s online station for contemporary music, will devote 24 hours of programming to Elliott Carter starting at 12:01 a.m.... Read more

The viola goes to Hollywood

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Catherine Keener, star of A Late Quartet, took some hints from violist Carrie Dennis to look convincing in the movie. Dennis, a former member... Read more

Elliott Carter, 1908-2012

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The grand old man of new music is gone. Elliott Cook Carter died Monday in New York. He was 103. AP obit here. A page from his publisher's... Read more