Classical 101 Archives For: December 19, 2014

The Met Live in HD: Francesca da Rimini

A scene from Zandonai's Francesca da Rimini with Eva-Maria Westbroek and Marcello Giordani.
A scene from Zandonai's Francesca da Rimini with Eva-Maria Westbroek and Marcello Giordani.
1:00PM
March
12, 2013

Introducing Ricardo Zandonai’s Francesca da Rimini-the next offering of the Metropolitan Opera’s Live in HD series.

Columbus Author Pens Classical Music Novel

10:00AM
March
12, 2013

Skiing with Bach, cooking with Beethoven and hunting with Mendelssohn – Columbus author and music teacher Debra Berndt’s novel Hips of Venus has all that and more – and that’s just Volume One.

Ukrainian-born pianist hopes internet success translates to sales

6:00AM
March
12, 2013

A series of events had pianist Valentina Lisitsa questioning her desire to have a performance career. When her manager died, she began to look at herself as, in her words, “just another blonde Russian pianist.” Sheer determination, and YouTube, has changed all that.