- NAACP protests Confederate flag sales at Little Rock store Updated: Jun-27-15 6:26 pm
LITTLE ROCK, Arkansas - Confederate flags will continue to be sold out of a building in a historic gathering place for Little Rock's black community despite pressure from the state NAACP, a store owner told protesters following the shooting of nine black churchgoers.
- Jazz and classical musician Gunther Schuller dies at 89 Updated: Jun-21-15 10:05 pm
NEW YORK - Gunther Schuller, a horn player, educator and Pulitzer Prize-winning composer who was the leading proponent of the Third Stream movement fusing jazz and classical music, died Sunday at age 89.
- Maria Schneider's jazz orchestra evokes rural America Updated: Jun-16-15 11:08 am
Maria Schneider Orchestra, "The Thompson Fields" (ArtistShare)
- Future of New York's Chautauqua amphitheater sparks divide Updated: May-31-15 11:11 am
CHAUTAUQUA, New York - It's a 122-year-old stage that has played host to soaring speeches, debates and musical performances from such luminaries as Susan B. Anthony, Franklin D. Roosevelt, Robert F. Kennedy and Duke Ellington.