Classical 101 Archives For: November 26, 2014

Anonymous Donor Gives Inner-City Students Musical Instruments

photograph of the side of a cello
Thanks to an gift from an anonymous donor, 210 violins, violas and cellos were given to students at London's Highbury Grove school.
12:12PM
October
2, 2012

A gift from an anonymous donor means that hundreds of students at London’s inner-city Highbury Grove school now can learn how to play classical music.

Classical Flutist Among 2012 MacArthur Fellows

10:59AM
October
2, 2012

Flutist and experimental music champion Claire Chase is among the 23 innovators named 2012 MacArthur Fellows.