On Now

Music Through The Night®
Kevin O'Connor
Listen to the Stream
  • Shepherd's Pipe Carol; Coventry Carol; In dulci jubilo; The First Nowell 2:47 John Rutter/Traditional
    London Brass
    Buy Now
  • Christmas Daybreak 2:42 Robert Convery
    The Crossing
    Donald Nally
    Buy Now
Playlist

You can now listen to Classical and Choral Music on your iOS (iPhone, iPod Touch, and iPad) or Android device.

Blog Archive

August 2008
S M T W T F S
          1 2
3 4 5 6 7 8 9
10 11 12 13 14 15 16
17 18 19 20 21 22 23
24 25 26 27 28 29 30
31            


Master Archive

Contact Us

Purchase the Music

  • Buy the music you've heard on-air! Your purchase helps support our classical service.
    ArkivMusic

Services

Classical Notes

Classical Notes: August 24, 2008 Archive

Bye Bye, Beaux Arts

Posted at 2:42 PM on August 24, 2008 by Gillian Martin (1 Comments)

It was the end of an era Thursday night, when the Beaux Arts Trio played their final concert at Tanglewood. With some different personnel, they'd played their first concert there 53 years earlier--only pianist Menahim Pressler has stayed the whole time.

Performance Today's Fred Child had the honor of hosting that final concert (lucky!), and the coverage of it on the Performance Today website is so fabulous that I didn't want you to overlook it.

Comment on this post