Tchaikovsky gets a festival. Feb. 12.

High drama at San Diego Opera. April 3.

To Bowl with Beethoven. July 7.

Merit of ‘Mozart effect’ is beside the point. July 10.

How to enjoy classical music. Aug. 7.

10 classics for kids. Sept. 5.

Classical music: Smaller seasons fill up teeming landscape. Sept. 26.

The composer (Virgil Thomson) is a critic. Oct. 17.

A cornucopia of concertos to explore. Dec. 6.