Classical 101 Archives For: March 27, 2015

Danish Composer Carl Nielsen Getting His Due From New York

Carl Nielsen in 1910
November 30, 2012

This evening on Symphony @ 7, we’re featuring the new recording from the New York Philharmonic and Alan Gilbert of the Second Symphony, The Four Temperaments by Carl Nielsen.

Here’s a Howdy-Dooo – Here’s a Bad Review

30, 2012

Pay attention: This is one nasty review. A change form the New York Times usual polite and say little stance. I wouldn’t want to meet Zachary Woolfe on a bad day.

The First Four Notes

first four
The First Four Notes by Matthew Guerrieri...a marvelous read!
November 30, 2012

A new book by Matthew Guerrieri examines the most famous four note sequence in the history of music.