Classical 101 Archives For: June 8, 2012
Hailed as the first truly American ballet, “Filling Station” is chock full of the kinds of odd balls and drifters you’d expect to meet on the American highway. Add in a shooting, an accidental homicide and Virgil Thomson’s consciously kitschy, glitz-and-glamour score, and you’ve got the makings of a great American soap opera.
For music of the classical guitar and something for the lute as well, tune in for Fretworks Saturday evening at 7 on Classical 101. We’ll also have something for guitar and orchestra and guitar with string quartet, and there will be a piece with flute, too.
Saturday on Stage presents “Opera and more” Saturdays at 1:30 on Classical 101. Here’s the program for August.
Columbus is blessed with many different nationalities and backgrounds…the Latino Festival is a great way to celebrate such a culturally rich community!