Classical 101 Archives For: March 3, 2015

2013 BBC Cardiff Singer Of The World Is An American

American mezzo-soprano wins the 2013 BBC Cardiff Singer of the World Trophy
June 24, 2013

The world’s most prestigious competition for young singers gives its first prize to an American.

Riccardo Muti Shoots…Scores With Chicago Blackhawks Goal Song

24, 2013

Riccardo Muti dons a Chicago Blackhawks sweater and even has the moves to go with it.

Mozart’s Instruments Come To America

Roger Williams piano
Roger Williams' piano. Williams' recording of Autumn Leaves is the only piano instrumental to make it to number one on the charts.
24, 2013

Iconic instruments travel to America