Classical 101 Archives For: April 6, 2015

Conductor Charles Dutoit Takes Us to “The Planets”

Charles Dutoit in 1984
November 23, 2012

Charles Dutoit recently ended his four year tenure as chief conductor of the Philadelphia Orchestra. He became a well known musical figure to many of us from his many outstanding recordings with the Montreal Symphony Orchestra beginning in the 1980′s. We’ll have one of his best, The Planets by Gustav Holst, this evening on Symphony @ 7.

Mozart Unloved

mozart lange
Mozart in an unfinished portrait by his brother in law, Josef Lange, circa 1790
November 23, 2012

A preview of Mozart’s little known La clemenza di Tito, to be seen worldwide in HD on December 1