How Many Cultural Events Can Fit into a Weekend?

Claudel
Columbus Dance Theatre offers 3 performances of Claudel this weekend at the Lincoln Theatre.
1:29PM
February
27, 2015

A dance performance – and some theatre – and some live music – and a multimedia presentation – and a poetry reading…without ever leaving your seat.

Anne Akiko Meyers Spotlights American Composers

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Anne Akiko Meyers with the 1741 ex-Vieuxtemps Guarneri del Gesu violin.
1:27PM
February
27, 2015

Anne Akiko Meyers and Boyce Lancaster spoke about her recording, her violin, and this lullaby written for her daughter Natalie which has become her regular nighttime companion.

Mozart Minute: Mozart Wants a Clown Costume. Now.

color image of a portrait of Mozart in which he wears a bright red coat
Catch The Mozart Minute every Friday at noon during the Amadeus Deli, and listen to The Mozart Minute podcast at wosu.org/podcasts.
11:40AM
February 27, 2015

Mozart wanted to dress up as a clown at a masquerade ball. A funny clown, or a creepy one?

Evelyn Glennie and The Winnipeg Symphony on Classical Showcase

1:26PM
February
26, 2015

The next Classical Showcase Friday evening at 7 on Classical 101 features the Winnipeg Symphony Orchestra in a program that reflects Canadian culture and the Manitoba province in particular. This concert is part of the Spring for Music Series at Carnegie Hall in New York City that we’ve been presenting this past month.

Katherine Rhorer And OSU Introduce Louis Aubert

11:10AM
February
26, 2015

Louis Aubert’s Six Arab Poems is featured on Concerts at Ohio State Sunday March 1 t 1 PM. With Katherine Rhorer, mezzo-soprano and James Jenkins, piano.

Carmen Suite for Four Guitars on Fretworks

12:23PM
February
25, 2015

Los Romeros, “The Royal Family of the Guitar,” will be featured on the next Fretworks, performing a rousing rendition of the Carmen Suite by Georges Bizet.

George Antheil and Music of the Lost Generation

11:21AM
February
25, 2015

Introducing American composer George Antheil (1900-1959) who called himself The Bad Boy of Music.

Claudel, with Carpe Diem and the Columbus Dance Theatre

Claudel with the Columbus Dance Theatre
A string quartet, a dance company, an actress, an original score, and a multi-media presentation; is there anything not brought in to the ballet Claudel?
3:33PM
February 24, 2015

The Columbus Dance Theatre and string quartet Carpe Diem bring an encore of the ballet Claudel to Columbus February 27-28th.

Thomas Lauderdale: Rhapsody in Blue, Martinis in Pink?

Thomas Lauderdale CSO profile
The more I read about this guy, the more I want to hear him speak as much as I want to hear him play Saturday night.
1:28PM
February
24, 2015

Thomas Lauderdale; pianist, political activist, founder of Pink Martini, and Harvard graduate is performing with the CSO this weekend.

Handel or Häendel? Getting a Handle on the Great Composer’s Name

Georg Friedrich Handel
George Frideric Handel
4:34PM
February 23, 2015

Happy 330th birthday to George Frideric Handel – or is it George Frederick Handel, or Georg Friedrich Häendel? Whatever you call him, he’s certainly one of the greatest Baroque Era composers.