Classical 101 Archives For: April 8, 2014

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

Alexander Glazounov
Alexander Glazounov
6:55PM
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

10:27AM
December
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"
10:00AM
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.”