Classical 101 Archives For: October 21, 2014

Guitarist Jordan Dodson Live on Classical 101, Thursday, 10:30 am

10:00AM
November
6, 2013

In the days before Guitar Hero, guitarist and Columbus native Jordan Dodson wanted to be a rock star. Now with acoustic guitar in hand, he’s well on his way to becoming a guitar hero of the classical music world. Tune in Thursday at 10:30 to hear Dodson talk about his flourishing career and to play selections from his upcoming Columbus recital.

Titanic Violin Sells for $1.7 Million at Auction

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A memorial erected in Wallace Hartley's memory in his hometown of Colne, Lancashire, England
5:33AM
November
6, 2013

The violin said to have been owned by Wallace Hartley, band director on the Titanic, went through seven years of painstaking research before it was determined that it was, indeed, authentic.