Classical 101 Archives For: March 27, 2015

Bach and Rodrigo for Two Guitars On Fretworks

Amadeus Guitar Duo
March 15, 2013

On the next Fretworks Saturday evening at 7, we’ll have some impressive guitar playing from the Amadeus Duo.  Dale Kavanagh and Thomas Kirchhoff will present a two guitar arrangement of one of the pinnacles of the violin repertoire, the Chaconne from J. S. Bach’s Violin Partita No. 2 in D minor. The Concierto Madrigal for 2 [...]

Music for a Pope

Pope Marcellus II
Pope Marcellus II (1555) a three week Pontificate inspired some great music.
March 15, 2013

The Vatican has inspired musicians for 1,000 years. Here are a look at two sacred works.

Musical Instruments May Soon Need Their Own Passport

15, 2013

Maybe qualifying for a cello passport, for instance, would require them to carry a special harness designed to attach to the aircraft seat. If you can buy a special harness to strap your pet into a car, why not your Strad?