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When Repression, Regression, and Neurosis Seeped Into Viennese Music

New York Festival of Song’s Steven Blier’s latest program showcases Freud’s influence on the Golden Age of German lieder

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The Missing Gustav Mahler Picture

A story about intrigue, music, lineage, and tradition

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What Theodor Adorno Wrought

Judith Butler is the perfect recipient for a prize named after the patron saint of obfuscation

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Sacred Remake

We may talk of its eternal qualities, but the music of Kol Nidre is forever being made anew

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On the Bookshelf

Soloveitchik, Céline, Salinger, and more

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From Decadence to Minimalism

Alex Ross takes us on a music tour of the 20th century