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    Camila Cabello’s Solo Debut Opens at No. 1

    Camila Cabello’s Solo Debut Opens at No. 1


    Camila Cabello’s first solo album debuted at the top of the Billboard 200, boosted by its hit single,...

    The former Fifth Harmony member’s new album, “Camila,” had the equivalent of 119,000 sales. “The Greatest Showman” soundtrack slid to No. 2.
    Review: The Elusive Jonas Kaufmann Finally Returns to New York

    Review: The Elusive Jonas Kaufmann Finally Returns to New York


    The star tenor Jonas Kaufmann at Carnegie Hall on Saturday, with the pianist Helmut Deutsch. Mr. Kaufmann had canceled several New York performances in recent...

    The superstar tenor appeared at Carnegie Hall on Saturday night, winning cheers despite vocal glitches.
    Tom Petty Died From Accidental Drug Overdose Involving Opioids, Coroner Says

    Tom Petty Died From Accidental Drug Overdose Involving Opioids, Coroner Says


    Tom Petty’s system showed traces of fentanyl and oxycodone, among others. A statement from his family said he was prescribed “various pain medications for a multitude of...

    The musician’s system showed traces of fentanyl and oxycodone, among others. A statement from Mr. Petty’s family said he was prescribed “various pain medications for a multitude of issues.”
    Popcast: Remembering the Cranberries’ Dolores O’Riordan

    Popcast: Remembering the Cranberries’ Dolores O’Riordan


    Dolores O’Riordan of the Cranberries’ impact on young women in the early ’90s was...

    The lead singer of the Irish rock band, who died at 46, wrote songs in the 1990s that deeply touched young women and Irish listeners while appealing to a worldwide audience.
    Classical Music in NYC This Week

    Classical Music in NYC This Week


    Franz Welser-Most conducts the Cleveland Orchestra during a concert in New York in...

    Our guide to the city’s best classical music and opera.
    A Long-Lost Score, Rebuilt With the Help of a Photo

    A Long-Lost Score, Rebuilt With the Help of a Photo


    A page of the score for Julius Eastman’s “Trumpet,” long thought lost, superimposed by the photographer Ron Hammond over an image of...

    “Trumpet,” its score lost for decades, has been reconstructed for the three-week festival “Julius Eastman: That Which Is Fundamental.”
    Meet the New Generation Leading Berlin’s Classical Scene

    Meet the New Generation Leading Berlin’s Classical Scene


    Four of the new generation of conductors taking over Berlin’s music scene. Clockwise from top left: Vladimir Jurowski, Robin Ticciati, Ainars Rubikis and Kirill...

    Berlin may be the most musically active city on earth. It’s also at a moment of transition, with a fresh crop of artistic leaders.
    Curran in San Francisco Gets Go-Go’s Musical Before Broadway

    Curran in San Francisco Gets Go-Go’s Musical Before Broadway


    “Head Over Heels” at the Oregon Shakespeare Festival in 2015. The show will open in San Francisco in April ahead of a planned Broadway...

    The Curran Theater in San Francisco will host “Head Over Heels” from April 10 to May 6 to start off the theater’s first full season after being renovated.
    Can Philippe Jaroussky Help Fix Classical Music’s Diversity Problem?

    Can Philippe Jaroussky Help Fix Classical Music’s Diversity Problem?


    Amine Jerbi, left, and Macéo Mennesson-Llorente during a cello lesson last month at the music academy that Philippe Jaroussky opened outside...

    The French countertenor hopes his music academy will attract a younger and more diverse crowd to the stage as well as to audiences.
    Review: A Donizetti Revival at the Met Hints at More to Come

    Review: A Donizetti Revival at the Met Hints at More to Come


    From left, foreground, Matthew Polenzani, Pretty Yende and Davide Luciano in Bartlett Sher’s production of “L’Elisir...

    Bartlett Sher’s staging of “L’Elisir d’Amore” features Pretty Yende, who will take on an even more demanding role at the Met in April.
    After 50 Years, Israel Philharmonic Names a New Conductor

    After 50 Years, Israel Philharmonic Names a New Conductor


    Lahav Shani, 29, will succeed Zubin Mehta, 81, as music director of the Israel Philharmonic...

    Zubin Mehta, leaving after half a century, gives his baton to a 29-year-old Israeli conductor with a growing international career: Lahav Shani.

    How Dolores O’Riordan Propelled the Cranberries


    Dave Fanning, an Irish music journalist and one of the first to discover the Cranberries, talks about how Dolores O'Riordan found a place between grunge and Brit pop that catapulted the band to international...

    Dave Fanning, an Irish music journalist and one of the first to discover the Cranberries, talks about how Dolores O'Riordan found a place between grunge and Brit pop that catapulted the band to international stardom.