Arts in the Afternoon: National Pastimes
5:19 PM, May 12, 2011 • By KELLY JANE TORRANCE
The Library of Congress has opened a "National Jukebox" on the Internet. It has more than 10,000 recordings and more are on the way, in genres from classical to Tin Pan Alley. But heed the LoC's disclaimer: "WARNING: Historical recordings may contain offensive language."
The building that John Betjeman helped save from the wrecking ball has now been restored -- and it's glorious.
Over a third of Android and iPhone owners use an app -- such as Facebook -- before getting out of bed in the morning.
How baseball is like classical music: This opinion piece by David Lang, cofounder of Bang on a Can, is a bit of a stretch, but it offers some interesting insights: