Rethinking the crossover classical genre

Posted on: March 7, 2014

A March 6 blog post by Michael Morreale at Canada’s CBC radio website spotlights several prominent artists and ensembles involved with “crossover classical,” which Morreale describes as an “unfairly victimized genre of music.” The blog post, presented as a “guide to classical crossover that doesn’t suck,” includes YouTube videos featuring the Punch Brothers, 2Cellos, The Piano Guys, Zoë Keating, Matt Haimovitz and Christopher O’Riley, Quatuor Ébène, Renée Fleming, Bryce Dessner, Yo-Yo Ma, Ludovico Einaudi, Art of Time Ensemble, and Portland Cello Project.

Posted March 7, 2014