Ambient Music Isn’t a Backdrop. It’s an Invitation to Suspend Time.

In the face of crisis, our critic turned to music that demanded that she relinquish control.

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Documentary Celebrates Women in Electronic Music

Lisa Rovner’s “Sisters With Transistors: Electronic Music’s Unsung Heroines” spotlights the pioneers who harnessed technology to do more than “push around dead white men’s notes.”

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5 Things to Do This New Year’s Weekend

Our critics and writers have selected noteworthy cultural events to experience virtually.

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