Classical 101 Archives For: August 28, 2014

A Concerto for Four Guitars on Next Fretworks

1:45PM
October
24, 2013

We’ll have a concerto for four guitars and orchestra on the next Fretworks broadcast Saturday evening at 7 on Classical 101. That’s a lot of guitar strings played by the Romeros in Joaquin Rodrigo’s Concierto Andaluz.

The American Sound Celebrates Community Service Saturday at 6 pm

7604551048_5da6b6fa94_b
Saturday in the United States is Make a Difference Day
12:50PM
October
24, 2013

In his autobiography Up from Slavery, the great American educator Booker T. Washington famously wrote, “Those who are happiest are those who do the most for others.” Saturday The American Sound celebrates America’s great tradition of volunteering and community service with classic performances of music by Bernstein, Schuman and Gould.

New CD releases for the Verdi Bicentennial

Anna Netrebko Verdi Album
Anna Netrebko Verdi Album
12:48PM
October 24, 2013

Two new CD releases are shaking up the opera world

Holocaust Survivor George Horner’s Special Night

holocaust survivor concert--1984828681_v2.grid-6x2
George Horner with Yo-Yo Ma, in concert in Symphony Hall earlier this week
10:43AM
October 24, 2013

A remarkable concert debut by a 90 year old pianist