Curator Melissa Wolfe talks about the inspiration we can all take away from the Columbus Museum of Arts newest exhibition showcasing the work of home town hero George Bellows. George Bellows and the American Experience through January 4, 2014. This exhibition follows on the heels of a major retrospective of the artist organized by the [...]
Classical 101 Archives For December 2014
Rise Stevens, the world’s most famous Carmen, has died at age 99.
More about this weekend with the Columbus Symphony and Ballet Met: Debussy’s Prelude to the Afternoon of a Faun.
Another major American orchestra is now on strike. The San Francisco Symphony with Michael Tilson Thomas cancelled its East Coast tour last Sunday.Â
This evening on Symphony @ 7, we’re presenting Mussorgsky’s great work in the Ravel orchestration here on Classical 101.
Ellen Hargis, director of the acclaimed Newberry Consort and one of the world’s foremost early music sopranos, talks about her work and life in early music Friday at 11 am, live on Classical 101.
The Columbus Symphony and Ballet Met celebrate the 100th anniversary of Stravinsky’s The Rite of Spring, this weekend in the Ohio Theater.
Scott Joplin is best known for ragtime. His Maple Leaf Rag was the first piece of sheet music to sell over a million copies, and was spotlighted by NPR’s Marches Madness.
A brief video on the healing uses of music and music therapy.
A large donation of violins will support the students and music programs of two New York-area primary schools.
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.