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 [...]
Austrian composer Franz Schubert was born on January 31, 1797, and I’ll have a couple of his works on the next Fretworks, which happens to be on that date. Also on the program, music from South America from Astor Piazzolla and Carlos Guastavino. Guitarist John Williams and the Australian Chamber Orchestra will play an arrangement of [...]
How are Arnold Shoenberg, Björk, David Bowie, Stravinsky, Cosima Wagner, and Lili von Shtupp related?
The Columbus Symphony offers the local premiere of the Cello Concerto by Mason Bates this weekend. Joshua Roman is the soloist, conducted by Rossen Milanov.
The Miró Quartet visited the Classical 101 studios while they where in Columbus for two performances with the ProMusica Chamber Orchestra. Listen to their performance and interview with Boyce Lancaster.
Celebrate Mozart’s birthday with Classical 101 to hear violinist Rachel Barton Pine’s dazzling new recording of Mozart’s complete violin concertos.
The legendary cellist would have been 70 years old today. Remembering Jacqueline du Pré (1945-1987).
The next broadcast of Classical Showcase Friday evening at 7 will feature the Los Angeles Philharmonic and Gustavo Dudamel conducting with Lang Lang as soloist for Piano Concerto No. 3 by Sergei Prokofiev.
Learn about the “scandal” that helped Mozart get hitched.
The Miró Quartet performs this weekend with ProMusica Chamber Orchestra in concerts at the Pontifical College Josephinum, Saturday, January 24 at 5:30pm and at the Southern Theatre, Sunday, January 25 at 7:00pm.