Cadenza is a fast-paced, classical news magazine offering classical music news and conversations with composers and performers, as well as excursions into the music you love. Cadenza is also available on our apps and on Google Play.



Episode 3: Matthew Lipman, Censorship, High Holidays Music and More

In this edition of Cadenza, Dan McHugh speaks with violist Matthew Lipman. Nan Pincus reports on the musical instruments of the Renaissance. Rob Kennedy speaks with Rabbi Eric Solomon about the music and customs of the Jewish High Holidays.

Episode 2: Nancy Green, A Beethoven Mystery and More

In this edition of Cadenza, Dan McHugh speaks with cellist Nancy Green. Nan Pincus investigates a Beethoven mystery. Haydn Jones explains sonata form. Nick Robinson shows us how cartoons use classical music.

Episode 1: Drostan Hall, Anthony Roth Costanzo and More

In the first edition of Cadenza, Dan McHugh speaks with Drostan Hall about how he founded Camerata Chicago, and his new recording of Vivaldi's Four Seasons. Bob Chapman speaks with counter-tenor Anthony Roth Costanzo about his role in Philip Glass' 1983 opera Akhnaten. Haydn Jones talks about the life of Antonio Vivaldi. Nick Robinson takes us on a spooky tour of some of classical music's creepiest pieces in his Gallery of Sounds.

Executive Producer: Rob Kennedy; Writer and Director: Charles Holloway