Curator Melissa Wolfe talks about the inspiration we can all take away from the Columbus Museum of Arts newest exhibition showcasing the work of home town hero George Bellows. George Bellows and the American Experience through January 4, 2014. This exhibition follows on the heels of a major retrospective of the artist organized by the [...]
Sing for Hope: The AIDS Quilt Song Book is a new CD produced by Sing for Hope to benefit the American Foundation for AIDS Research. On sale on December 1st, world AIDS day.
A colleague sent me a survey this week entitled, “Music Degrees: Are They Worth It?” which piqued my interest. To better inform my opinion on the matter, I did the unthinkable: I began researching how much these degrees cost, and what likelihood there is for a recent music graduate to find a job. Hold on to your hats, folks.
As you’re enjoying your Thanksgiving leftovers, enjoy some great American musical fare on The American Sound, 6 p.m. Saturday and 7 p.m. Tuesday, on Classical 101.
This is the reason itinerant musicians played smaller instruments.
The relationship between music and food is nothing new. This Thanksgiving I invite you to explore what some of the world’s most renowned musicologists and composers have shared in their very own, you guessed it, cookbooks.
That’s right. There is a cookbook written by musicologists, and another written by esteemed composer John Cage.
Today at 2:30pm families are invited to the Columbus Jewish Day School located at 150 E. Granville Road in New Albany to spend some of that energy singing and listening to music all about giving thanks. Cantor Bat-Ami Moses and her musical friends will lead the free children’s concert.
The articles and stories keep coming: classical music is dead, it’s on its way out, it’s passe, not relevant, boring, and perhaps worst of all “elitist,” whatever the person flinging that accusation might actually mean by it.
Friday evening at 7 pm, Classical Showcase continues with the Los Angeles Philharmonic Orchestra in a program of music by Charles Ives, Esa-Pekka Salonen, and Jean Sibelius.
Trying to justify to his father his decision to stay in Vienna as a freelancer rather than return home to Salzburg, Mozart walked a tightrope between satisfying his father’s emotional needs and claiming his right to live his own life.
Musicology is easily defined as an academic study of music, distinct from training in performance or composition. To learn more, visit a lecture at the Ohio State University public lecture series, Monday afternoons at the 18th Avenue Music and Dance Library.