Classical 101 Archives For June 2014
Everyone enjoys a good meal, but why do we enjoy something as abstract as music?
Celebrating Earth Day 2013 on Symphony @7 this evening, we’ll have two works that have an outdoor setting, one with human beings in harmony with their natural surroundings, and one taking us beneath the ocean and portraying the great whales, whose realm is very much threatened by human activity.
Cow Town rules the arts again. Columbus saw two world premieres by world-class composers this past weekend, both written expressly for local ensembles.
The British contralto Kathleen Ferrier is still beloved 60 years after her death.
In today’s Muppet Moment, percussionist and composer Evelyn Glennie demonstrates her remarkable talents of hearing through vibrations for a typically skeptical Oscar the Grouch.
Join Classical 101′s Jennifer Hambrick Saturday at 6pm as legendary soprano Leontyne Price, the Grammy Award-winning Chanticleer and others perform an evening of Spirituals on The American Sound.
The press has dubbed cellist Joshua Roman a “Classical Rock Star.” He will be in the Classical 101 studio Friday at 9am for a live interview and performance.
An interview with conductor Murry Sidlin about the PBS documentary Defiant Requiem, which will be shown on WOSU TV Friday, April 19 at 10 pm.
Isabel Leonard joins the ranks of soprano Renee Fleming, mezzo-soprano Joyce DiDonato and other opera elites in winning the 2013 Richard Tucker Award.
Timothy Russell celebrates his final performance as ProMusica’s conductor with an exciting performance that will feature young cellist Joshua Roman.