Classical 101 Archives For: April 6, 2015

Umoja Men’s Chorus Brings Beautiful Music From Inside Prison Walls

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A new CD from Umoja Men's Chorus, conducted by Catherine Roma
January 9, 2013

The Umoja men’s chorus consisting of inmates at an Ohio prison has just issued their third CD, called Extend a Hand

The technology which threatens classical music can also save it

Composer Nico Muhly's music builds bridges between classical and popular culture
9, 2013

How we find, collect, and listen to popular music has changed immensely over the last several decades.  Does it not stand to reason that this very same technology can just as readily deliver Bach and Mozart.