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America's premier piano maker has new digs.read more >
The new Steinway Hall in New York City was unveiled during a gala dinner on March 14. Over 240 guests, including artists, institutions, cultural influencers and dealers, celebrated the new space with performances by Steinway Artists Lee Musiker, Robert Glasper, Jason Moran and Yuja Wang.read more >
How the architect created a harmonic new headquarters in uptown Manhattan for the world-renowned piano makersread more >
I have often thought about how music, especially jazz, functions in rooms — and how entertainment can serve as work, especially for African American jazz musicians,” muses pianist Jason Moran. “The relationship of jazz to the work song, songs that slaves once sang, spurred my own exploration of how this music was used in environments that slaves were accustomed to."read more >
American classical music has witnessed great performances and memorable debuts, such as the 1944 premiere of Aaron Copland’s ballet Appalachian Spring, or seventeen-year-old pianist André Watts bursting into national prominence in 1963 with the New York Philharmonic as a substitute for soloist Glenn Gould. But some moments were magical enough to enrapture the public at large and become part of the fabric of the American cultural landscape. Here are ten of them.read more >