5 Classical Albums to Hear Right Now

Bach: Sonatas and Partitas Augustin Hadelich, violin (Warner Classics) Bach, it seems, has been the composer of the pandemic, his music speaking to many of the full spectrum of human experiences and emotions. Isolated musicians, too, have pulled out their scores of his solo works — miracles of making symphonies out of single instruments. Count the violinist Augustin Hadelich among […]

DMX’s Songs: Hear 10 Songs That Showed His Range

Earl Simmons, the gruff, evocative rapper from Yonkers, N.Y., better known as DMX, died on Friday at 50. He spent his final days on life support at White Plains Hospital in Westchester County after suffering a heart attack on April 2. DMX was one of the most recognizable M.C.s in the late 1990s and early 2000s, years when hardcore New […]