Classical 101 Archives For: December 19, 2014

Music for One, Two, and Four Guitars on Fretworks Saturday

1:53PM
May
9, 2013

Recently on Fretworks, we featured Andrew York, who was a long-time member of the Los Angeles Guitar Quartet.  This week we have Scott Tennant of the same group, and we’ll be hearing him perform music with the quartet as well as from his own CD, Wild Mountain Thyme: Celtic Music  for the Classical Guitar. The [...]

The American Sound Goes to the Movies Saturday at 6pm

color photograph of a drive-in movie screen in a field before a blue sky
Classically American: a drive-in movie screen on Route 66.
1:30PM
May 9, 2013

Which is more fun, watching movies, or following the Oscars? Tough question. But one thing is certain: America is a movie nation. According to the Motion Picture Association of America, nearly one-third of global box office revenues in 2012 came from the U.S. and Canada, which also boast the largest number of movie screens in [...]

ProMusica closes season with Ricky Skaggs and Kentucky Thunder

6:44AM
May
9, 2013

Each year, ProMusica brings in performers from a wide range of genres to celebrate another year of making music and to help raise funds for PMCO.