Classical 101 Archives For: June 27, 2014

Orpheus Chamber Orchestra Celebrates 40th Anniversary

6:54PM
October
19, 2012

On Symphony @ 7 this week, in addition to our featured work each evening, we’ve been presenting recordings by the Orpheus Chamber Orchestra to recognize their 40th anniversary season.  They were founded in 1972 and have recorded 70 albums.  They are recognized internationally as one of the great chamber orchestras in the world.  Based in [...]

Classical 101 Launches Celebration of Georg Solti 10 a.m. Sunday

Bust of Georg Solti outside Chicago's Lincoln Park Conservatory
The bust of Georg Solti outside Chicago's Lincoln Park Conservatory is one mark of the conductor's 50-year relationship with the Chicago Symphony Orchestra.
11:29AM
October 19, 2012

Sunday morning Classical 101 midday host Jennifer Hambrick launches a celebration of classical music’s most decorated conductor, Sir Georg Solti.