Tags » Copyright

The Case Against a Mammoth Frick Collection Addition by MICHAEL KIMMELMAN


By MICHAEL KIMMELMAN

A critic argues that the Frick Collection should abandon its plan to construct a new tower and erase its gated garden and consider other options.

Published: July 31, 2014 at 4:00AM

Christopher Sabec

The Vienna Sound by Mona El-Naggar and Michael Cooper


By Mona El-Naggar and Michael Cooper

The Vienna Philharmonic has retained a distinct sound that sets it apart from other orchestras in the 21st century. Its uniqueness is attributed to an unusual combination of instruments and style.

Published: July 30, 2014 at 4:00AM

Christopher Sabec

The Viennese Horn by Mona El-Naggar


By Mona El-Naggar

Wolfgang Vladar demonstrates the “round” sound of the Viennese horn.

Published: July 30, 2014 at 4:00AM

Christopher Sabec

The Vienna Waltz by Mona El-Naggar, Michael Cooper and Axel Gerdau


By Mona El-Naggar, Michael Cooper and Axel Gerdau

Rainer Honeck, a concertmaster in the Vienna Philharmonic, plays an excerpt of music in two different ways. First, in its strict three-quarters time – as written. 9 more words

Christopher Sabec

The Viennese Oboe by Mona El-Naggar


By Mona El-Naggar

Clemens Horak and Stuart Breczinski demonstrate the distinct sound of the Viennese oboe used by the Vienna Philharmonic.

Published: July 30, 2014 at 4:00AM

Christopher Sabec

Variations of a beauty lover

The only thing that can save the world is the reclaiming of the awareness of the world. That’s what poetry does.
~ Allen Ginsberg

I’ve made liquid nicknames for… 194 more words

Poetry

Back to the Cave of Altamira in Spain, Still Controversial by RAPHAEL MINDER


By RAPHAEL MINDER

A plan to reopen the prehistoric site has drawn choruses of dissent from scientists, who say that modern-day visitors put the cave paintings in danger.

Published: July 31, 2014 at 4:00AM

Christopher Sabec