Classical 101 Archives For: April 19, 2012
This evening on Symphony @ 7, we’ll have something not heard all that often from French composer Claude Debussy — the Pelleas et Melisande Symphony. It’s an arrangement of music from the 1902 opera made into a half-hour orchestral suite by Marius Constant. Although Debussy had already written other works that we hear often today, [...]
Think classical music can’t reach kids? One British music writer tells of his twins bopping to Beethoven – in the womb.
Carryout is king today, it seems. Busy work schedules and busy lives in general often leave little time for preparing meals. So what do we do? Grab something at the drive through or pick up some prepared food at the grocery. “Carryout concerts” are becoming more common, both overseas and in the United States. What [...]