Classical 101 Archives For: June 20, 2012

Rossini on Guitar and Sizzling Vivaldi on Mandolin on Fretworks

1:46PM
June
13, 2013

The next Fretworks broadcast Saturday evening at 7 pm will have you humming opera tunes by Rossini, but there will be no voices. The Los Angeles Guitar Quartet and Pepe Romero will be featured on this weeks program.

Mormon Tabernacle Choir makes difficult look easy

Classical 101's Boyce Lancaster practices with the Mormon Tabernacle Choir on June 12, 2013 at Nationwide Arena.
Classical 101's Boyce Lancaster, center holding music, practices with the Mormon Tabernacle Choir on June 12, 2013 at Nationwide Arena.
1:29PM
June
13, 2013

The difference between listening to the Mormon Tabernacle Choir from a distance and singing in it is like watching Niagara Falls from an observation platform as opposed to standing beneath it. Instead of feeling the spray, you get drenched!

An Opera Called “Harold”

Verdi's Aroldo album cover
Verdi's Aroldo this Saturday at 1.30 PM on Classical 101.
10:39AM
June 13, 2013

Saturday on Stage presents Verdi’s ‘Aroldo’, honoring the composers bi-centennial. This is a neglected opera that still packs a punch.