Classical 101 Archives For: December 19, 2014

Leonard Bernstein’s N. Y. Phil Conducting Debut 70 Years Ago

6:30PM
November
14, 2013

Seventy years ago today, November 14, 1943, 25 year old Leonard Bernstein made a triumphant debut conducting the New York Philharmonic. He had been an assistant conductor with that great orchestra for only two months, but fate intervened to give his career a huge boost.

The American Sound Tours U.S. Cities Saturday at 6 pm

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Visit Seattle and other great U.S. cities Saturday, 6 pm, on The American Sound on Classical 101.
1:42PM
November
14, 2013

What city are you? Join Classical 101′s Jennifer Hambrick for a musical tour of great American cities, Saturday at 6 pm on The American Sound.

Rodrigo’s “Fantasia para un gentilhombre” on Next Fretworks

12:30PM
November
14, 2013

As it turns out, our next Fretworks broadcast Saturday evening at 7 will bring us music from Venezuela, Argentina, Spain, Italy and England, with the centerpiece for the hour, Joaquin Rodrigo’s popular and very enjoyable Fantasia par un gentilhombre.

Schubert’s Unfinished is Finished on Sunday’s ProMusica broadcast

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ProMusica Music Director David Danzmayr
12:07PM
November
14, 2013

David Danzmayr and ProMusica Chamber Orchestra explore the possibilities of Schubert’s Symphony No. 8 in a finished form Sunday at 1:00pm on the ProMusica broadcast.