Mozart Minute: Mozart in the City of Darkness

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Catch The Mozart Minute every Friday at noon during the Amadeus Deli, and listen to The Mozart Minute podcast at wosu.org/podcasts
8:35AM
September 15, 2014

“You know that I had never seen anyone die, although I had often wished to,” Mozart wrote to his father. “How cruel that my first experience should be the death of my mother!”

Bela Fleck and the Brasil Guitar Duo on Fretworks

2:05PM
September
12, 2014

Five-string banjo player extraordinaire Bela Fleck will open the next Fretworks broadcast on Classical 101 with a virtuoso display of musical ability with his transcription of Niccolo Paganini’s Moto Perpetuo.

Arcangelo on Next Classical Showcase Friday at 7 PM

11:05AM
September
12, 2014

Our new weekly concert series, Classical Showcase, airing Friday evenings at 7 pm on Classical 101, will present the London-based period-instrument ensemble Arcangelo.

A Musical Carnival of the Animals

11:37AM
September
11, 2014

Camille Saint-Saens may have written the best-loved piece of classical music illustrating various members of the animal kingdom in his “zoological fantasy,” Carnival of the Animals, wherein human musicians play musical instruments expressing their character in a delightful way.

Young Musicians Continue to Find Their Way to Classical Music

9:07AM
September
10, 2014

Classical music’s solid performance in recent years has been good enough to lift the format into second place among all public formats

Mariachi Flash Mob

8:59AM
September
9, 2014

Would you participate in a flash mob?

Introducing Essential Classics

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Essential Classics joins Classical 101 Monday nights at 7
12:48PM
September 8, 2014

Essential Classics is a new program, Monday nights at 7 on Classical 101 beginning September 8

Mozart Minute: No Really, Dad, I’m Surrounded by Mere Brute Beasts

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Catch The Mozart Minute every Friday at noon during the Amadeus Deli, and listen to The Mozart Minute podcast at wosu.org/pocasts.
11:40AM
September 5, 2014

Mozart’s Parisian saga continues with complaints about rude hosts, dirty pool from a concert impresario – even unacceptably muddy streets.

Alive Inside: A Very Special Film

Henry, an Alzheimer's patient listens to music as a form of therapy, in a scene from Alive Inside: The Story of Music and Memory.
Henry, an Alzheimer's patient listens to music as a form of therapy, in a scene from Alive Inside: The Story of Music and Memory.
10:34AM
September
5, 2014

Alive Inside is a film by Michael Rosato-Bennet, to presenting the work of Dan Cohen, who uses music to stimulate minds lost to Alzheimer’s disease

New Concierto de Aranjuez From Guitarist Milos Karadaglic

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Milos Karadaglic
1:31PM
September 4, 2014

Milos Karadaglic, the internationally acclaimed young guitarist from Montenegro has released a new recording featuring the most popular and best-loved of all guitar concertos which will be the centerpiece of our next Fretworks broadcast on Classical 101.