Classical 101 Archives For April 2015

Soprano Licia Albanese Turns 100

Licia Albanese in a recent photo. Today, she is 1oo and thought to be 104!
31, 2013

A great artist from a time gone by is still with us on a significant birthday.

A Tango In Church Sunday Night On Musica Sacra

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Bacalov's Missa Tango is heard on the next Musica Sacra on classical 101
July 31, 2013

Introducing a tango mass by Argentine composer Luis Bacalov, on our next Musica Sacra, Sunday night at 8 on classical 101.

ProMusica Summer Music Series at Franklin Park Conservatory

Franklin Park Conservatory - home of ProMusica Chamber Orchestra's Summer Music Series
30, 2013

The free concert takes place in the Conservatory’s Grand Mallway gardens on two Wednesdays…July 31 and August 7. All ages are welcome.

How Can You Find the ‘Best’ Recordings?

29, 2013

Whether you’re shopping for a new recording, or just love to debate the merits of one over the other, there’s a lot of thought-provoking entertainment to be found in the music section of

The Guitar from England to Russia on Next Fretworks.

25, 2013

Join us for music of the guitar, ranging from a famous English folk song, a late renaissance dance suite, a Spanish-inspired concerto, and a musical souvenir of Russia, all on the next Fretworks Saturday evening at 7 here on Classical 101.

Berlin Phil Hornist Hosts Food and Classical Music TV Show

25, 2013

Food and classical music are like peas in a pod. Berlin Philharmonic hornist Sarah Willis’ new TV program brings classical music straight into the heart of the home: the kitchen.

Bottom Ten Moments in Classical Music

25, 2013

Failed classical music moments

The Amadeus Deli Broadcasts Live from Farmer’s Market Thursday

color photograph of a display of radishes and other root vegetables at an outdoor market
Catch the Amadeus Deli live from the farmer's market at the Columbus Health Department, Thursday at noon on Classical 101.
24, 2013

What’s better than summer fruits and veggies? Shopping for fresh, locally grown summer fruits and veggies in the fresh air of an outdoor market – to a soundtrack of music by Mozart.

This Year’s Lancaster Festival

Don't miss the Lancaster Festival, July 17-29
July 24, 2013

The Lancaster Festival is always fun and this year is no exception.

Can you afford to be a musician?

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Ellen McSweeney & the Chicago Q Ensemble, which she founded
24, 2013

If your goal is a music career, what is the likelihood you can pay your bills AND your student loan payment?