The small Austrian town of Erl is on the border to Bavaria. The new concert hall can seat more than eight hundred people and has the world’s largest orchestra pit.
New York City's first wifi orchestra brought together a host of subway musicians for a live experiment.
The Herbert von Karajan Music Prize was presented to the orchestra at a concert gala in Baden-Baden on December 12. The cash award is earmarked for educating and promoting young talent.
The album “Mademoiselle chante…“ made her mixture of pop and jazz popular around the world. Patricia Kaas has sold more than 15 million records, and is one of the most successful female vocalists from France.
Authorities have made new arrests in protests over the Ferguson grand jury decision not to indict the officer accused of shooting teen Michael Brown. Several demonstrators have stormed City Hall in nearby St. Louis.
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