Classical 101 Archives For: April 6, 2015

If You Listen You Will Hear Us

20, 2013

A brief video on the healing uses of music and music therapy.

Harlem Schools Receive 70 Donated Violins

color photograph of the top of a violin
A violin infusion will help support music programs at Harlem's Mt. Carmel-Holy Rosary School and Opus118 Harlem School of Music.
20, 2013

A large donation of violins will support the students and music programs of two New York-area primary schools.

Orchestra “Cry Rooms” Should Really Be “Engagement Rooms”

color photograph of Georgios Jakovides' painting
"Children's Symphony," by Georgios Jakovides
20, 2013

Many churches have Cry Rooms. Classical 101′s Jennifer Hambrick argues that orchestras and other classical music organizations should have not just Cry Rooms, but “Engagement Rooms,” where children can dance, squirm and groove to the music.