Classical 101 Archives For: October 23, 2014

Music from East Coast and West Coast on Symphony @ 7

John Knowles Paine
John Knowles Paine
3:58PM
August 21, 2013

“Celebrating American Symphonies” continues this evening on Symphony @ 7 with music of the 19th and 20th centuries from John Knowles Paine and Lou Harrison.

Ethiopian Nun, 90, Is Newly Discovered “Musical Genius”

1:01PM
August
21, 2013

A cloistered Ethiopian Orthodox nun has been brought into the spotlight after an Israeli musician discovered reams of her original musical compositions, many of which will be premiered today in Jerusalem.

21st Century Arts Education

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This display sets the tone for the Musical Instrument Museum in Scottsdale AZ
5:27AM
August
21, 2013

When I was in school, courses in music and art were a regular part of available curriculum. By the time my daughter was in elementary school, music classes were much more difficult to come by.