Baritone Thomas Hampson performs with the New York Philharmonic, sending 2009 out in style.
The order forms offering music for the year-end festivities begin crossing my desk in September. All lovely, pretty stuff. All pretty much the same as last year. And then we have a banner year, and newly minted magic fills the airwaves. So here's a short list of holiday CD's I found this year--some with a new take on old pieces, and some with something entirely new.
Tune in to hear an inspiring performance of Bach from violinist Andrew Manze.
Bruce Springsteen and Mick Jagger performing at the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame induction ceremony.