Classical 101 Archives For September 2014

Music@Menlo: The Next Generation of Musicians

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Derek Han, pianist, David Finckel, cellist, Kevin Rivard, horn, Laurence Lesser, cellist, Gloria Chien, pianist. The Center for Performing Arts at Menlo-Atherton. July 19, 2013
6:00AM
July
23, 2013

Wu Han and David Finckel, who have performed many times in Central Ohio, founded Music@Menlo…an internationally acclaimed chamber music festival and institute in the San Francisco Bay Area, now in it’s 10th season

From Carnegie Hall, A Youth Orchestra That’s A National First

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Conductor Valery Gergiev leads the National Youth Orchestra through its first rehearsal with the maestro, at Purchase College outside New York City.
Conductor Valery Gergiev leads the National Youth Orchestra through its first rehearsal with the maestro, at Purchase College outside New York City.
8:14AM
July
22, 2013

There are youth orchestras and summer music camps all over the U.S., but Carnegie Hall may have created the best music camp ever. For the past two weeks, some of the country’s best teenage musicians have gathered to create the first National Youth Orchestra of the United States of America.

American Heat Wave Saturday at 6 pm on The American Sound

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Cows cooling off. It's music for a summer heat wave Saturday at 6 pm on The American Sound on Classical 101.
1:30PM
July 18, 2013

You knew it would come sooner or later. And here it is. The heat has arrived in central Ohio. Join Classical 101′s Jennifer Hambrick Saturday at 6 pm for “American Heat Wave” on The American Sound.

Meet Lego’s Newset “Creator” Model: The Sydney Opera House

12:56PM
July
18, 2013

It has been described as “one of the indisputable masterpieces of human creativity.” It is as recognizable as the Statue of Liberty, the pyramids at Giza and the Taj Mahal. And now, you can build it in Legos.

The Classic Film of the Soviet Ballet “The Red Poppy”

11:10AM
July
18, 2013

View the complete 1955 film version of the Soviet ballet “The Red Poppy,” produced by Czechoslovak TV with music by Reinhold Gliere.

The OSU Men’s Glee Club Sunday On Musica Sacra

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The OSU Men's Glee Club, Robert Ward, director
11:00AM
July 18, 2013

Musica Sacra, Sunday nights at 8 on classical 101, will be featuring a lot more of the splendid OSU Men’s Glee Club

Good Music, Great Times at the Lancaster Festival

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Gary Sheldon, Artistic Director of the Lancaster Festival
7:17AM
July
18, 2013

The Lancaster Festival Orchestra kicks things off musically on July 18 with Opening Night: Festival Fan Fare. A 7pm Brass Fanfare in front of St. Mary Church precedes the 8pm performance. Their guest is pianist Francisco Renno.

Pianist James Rhodes Helps Psychiatric Patients in New Documentary

2:36PM
July
17, 2013

In the new documentary “James Rhodes: Notes from the Inside,” British pianist James Rhodes returns to a psychiatric hospital with his piano to play for patients there, to trade stories with them and to see how music might be able to aid in their recovery.

Pianist Jacqueline du Pré?

6:00AM
July
17, 2013

What if Jacqueline du Pré would have followed in her mother’s footsteps and studied piano instead of the cello?

A Saturday Night Full of Music In Columbus

Picnic with the Pops at Columbus Commons
Picnic with the Pops at Columbus Commons
3:41PM
July 16, 2013

Christopher Purdy takes a look a recent Saturday in Columbus filled with performance and looks at some upcoming shows you will want to see.