Classical 101 Archives For: April 6, 2015

Thoughts on Parsifal

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Peter Mattei as the wounded king, Amfortas
March 7, 2013

Some thoughts after seeing Wagner’s opera Parsifal, live in HD from the Metropolitan

Your Chance to Go Inside A Far Cry Chamber Orchestra, 7pm Saturday

7, 2013

Join Classical 101′s Jennifer Hambrick for a conversation with members of the democratically run chamber orchestra A Far Cry, 7 pm Saturday at the Southern Theatre.

Outstanding Women Perform on The American Sound Saturday, 6 pm

7, 2013

To celebrate Women’s History Month, tune in to hear some great American women classical performers- and a Pulitzer Prize-winning composer – Saturday at 6pm on The American Sound.

Nearly 70 years later, Nazi past still haunts Vienna Philharmonic

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Vienna Philharmonic Summer Night Concert Schönbrunn
7, 2013

James Oestreich writes in the New York Times that “charges that (The Vienna Philharmonic) shields access to its archives to conceal the darker aspects of its Nazi past” brought an unusually swift reaction from the orchestra