Classical 101 Archives For: July 13, 2012

A new recording of Bellini’s “Norma”

The new recording of Norma, with Cecilia Bartoli
The new recording of Norma, with Cecilia Bartoli
4:43PM
June 4, 2013

Cecilia Bartoli stars in a new recording of Bellini’s ‘Norma’. It’s the most important opera recording in twenty years.

Mark O’Connor Presents Improv Concerto Style

6:00AM
June
4, 2013

In the world of classical music, little is left to chance.  Tempos, dynamics, cadenzas are all well-rehearsed.  In Mark O’Connor’s world, things can be a little more fluid.