Classical 101 Archives For: March 27, 2015

Russian Symphony for the End of an Era: Glazunov’s Eighth

Alexander Glazounov
Alexander Glazounov
December 11, 2013

Russian composer Alexander Glazunov (1865-1936) lived through a very tumultuous period of his country’s history and remains a pivotal figure between the 19th and 20th centuries in Russian music. This evening on Symphony @ 7, we have his last completed symphony from 1906.

Christmas Flash Mob at the National Air and Space Museum

11, 2013

The sparkle of lights, the hum of expectation and the gathering together just for the sake of, well, gathering together. Add to that a holiday flash mob by the United States Air Force Band and it’s enough to make you really wish Christmas came more than once a year.

Classical 101 Airs Capital University Christmas Festival 3 pm Sun.

color photograph of a choir assembled in the darkness, each choir member holding a lighted candle
Capital University's 2012 Christmas Festival, "And the Glory of the Lord Shone Round"
December 11, 2013

Join Jennifer Hambrick Sunday at 3 pm for Classical 101′s broadcast of the 2012 Capital University Christmas Festival, “And the Glory of the Lord Shone Round.”