Music

In this May 31, 2016 file photo, three-time best sound-track Oscar winner Ennio Morricone answers questions during an interview with The Associated Press, in Rome. Morricone died Monday, July 6, 2020 in a Rome hospital at the age of 91. (AP Photo/Andrew Medichini, file)
In 2014 Morricone premiered his first-ever Mass in the Church of the Gesu, the Jesuits’ main church in Rome.
Cameron Dezen Hammon June 26, 2020
Ted Gioia's new treatise on music and musicians covers everything from the Big Bang to gangsta rap.
Colleen Dulle June 18, 2020
In her new album, Lady Gaga transports us light years away, ultimately, to return us to ourselves.
The Metropolitan Opera in New York (photo: iStock)
On April 25, the Met’s first virtual gala was held. It will be rebroadcast on June 12 and 13.
Christopher Pramuk June 10, 2020
Adolfo Nicolás, S.J., former superior general of the Society of Jesus, helped to recenter the role of imagination in Jesuit education and in the intellectual and spiritual formation of the whole person.
Memorial of Ludwig van Beethoven in Vienna (photo: iStock)
Benjamin Ivry May 29, 2020
For a solution, it is best to experience how Beethoven’s works sound.