Classical 101 Archives For: April 9, 2012
This evening on Symphony @ 7, we’ll have a grand Romantic symphony from 1881 by Giovanni Sgambati.
Wagner’s opera Tannhauser, premiered in 1848-has been updated to the Third Reich in a new staging in Germany. Public protests have caused a cancellation.
Gentlemen, if you ever needed a reason to thank Mom for those music lessons, this is it.
Flutist Audrey Watkins says once you get past the nerves that come with preparing a piece, once you become so comfortable with what you’re playing that you let go and let the music flow…that’s when you begin to feel the power of the music and the ability to really affect people with what you play.