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Whose decline is more severe: Joe Biden’s or the news media’s?

The decisive problem right now isn't Joe Biden or the press; it is what is being done to the American people.

REVIEW: An historic film night at Tanglewood

To see the music director of the Boston Symphony Orchestra performing as a soloist under the baton of a Boston Pops conductor? That was unprecedented in the orchestra’s entire performance history.

MUSIC: ‘Jaws’ in Concert at Tanglewood

“Conducting to a film that has already been made is a really big challenge. It’s really one of the toughest things that I’ve had to do as a conductor.” --- Keith Lockhart, musical director of the Boston Pops

AT TANGLEWOOD: Boston Pops Swing Orchestra’s ‘Dancing Under the Stars,’ a carefree frolic

When it’s time to swing, and swing hard, nobody does it like the world’s hottest big band, the Boston Pops Swing Orchestra.

AT TANGLEWOOD: Pianist Yuja Wang ‘elevates’ the audience

Pianist Yuja Wang lifted a large crowd in the Tanglewood Shed to heights of emotional wonderment.

AT TANGLEWOOD: Is Garrison Keillor actually retiring? Really?

When the on-air portion of “A Prairie Home Companion” ended at 8 p.m. on Saturday, Keillor, band, and guest singers immediately launched into a record-breaking 1.5-hour encore performance.

The banana at Tanglewood

“A banana? What kind of a banana?” “I can’t explain it. It’s a banana. It’s the only banana at Tanglewood."

The Edge Is Free To Read.

But Not To Produce.