Women are better-represented these days in orchestras, but how many female composers can you name? The American Youth Symphony has made a programming pledge that aims to grow support and recognition for works by women. By Laurie Niles.
Violinist Tessa Lark and bassist Michael Thurber - a romantic as well as musical duo - played a live concert on Saturday, and you can watch it right on Violinist.com. The performance - part of Lara St. John's Atterbury House Sessions concert series - will remain available for a week (until Feb. 13).