Classical 101 Archives For: October 21, 2014

Return to Camelot: Music in the Kennedy White House

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President and Mrs. Kennedy with Isaac Stern after a White House performance
4:29PM
November 18, 2013

Three days in Dallas still reverberate with many today…a series on Classical 101 will look at the artistic and cultural legacy of the Kennedy years beginning tonight at 8:00 pm. Boyce Lancaster is your host for Return to Camelot: Music in the Kennedy White House…Mon-Thurs at 8:00 pm on Classical 101

Cleveland Orchestra Voted World’s Favorite in Poll

Severance Hall in Cleveland
Severance Hall in Cleveland
12:54PM
November 18, 2013

The Cleveland Orchestra was recently voted the “world’s favorite orchestra” by the London-based website Bachtrack.com, an international concert finder that ran a poll to find out which group the world loves best. After a month of on-line voting with nearly 12,000 votes from 97 countries, the Cleveland Orchestra clearly emerged in the top spot. You can see all of the rankings on their website.

Podcast: In The Key Of “D”anzmayr — Gustavo Dudamel

David Danzmayr
David Danzmayr
9:57AM
November 18, 2013

Being a conductor involves more than just waving a stick. The best ones know how to shape and sculpt the sound of an orchestra, getting the absolute best from the musicians.