Classical 101 Archives For March 2015

A Festival of Carols for Guitar on Next Fretworks

19, 2013

This Saturday evening, Fretworks will present a feast of Christmas music for the guitar.  From solo pieces to four guitars with orchestra, it will be an hour of heart-warming music for the Winter Solstice. We’ll hear from Giovanni De Chiaro for a Festival of Carols, Angel Romero will have a bit of Winter from The [...]

Columbus Concerts: It’s Beginning to Feel a Lot Like Christmas

19, 2013

“My favorite things”: Local holiday concerts in 2013.

A Full Slate of Weekend Holiday Specials on Classical 101

It Came Upon A Midnight Clear Sheet Music on Music Stand
Listen to Christmas specials this weekend on Classical 101.
19, 2013

Along with the regular music you enjoy on Classical 101, there are some wonderful special programs for the holidays, as well. Saturday at 4:30 pm, The First Community Church Chancel Choir and instrumentalists from the Columbus Symphony present Lessons and Carols, the First Community Church Christmas Eve service from 2012. Sunday at 1:00 pm is [...]

A Centennial Ceremony of Carols at 7 PM

18, 2013

All this week and through Christmas, we’re presenting holiday programs at 7pm, and the one for this evening is something special for the centennial year of Benjamin Britten.

Met Opera Singer Shines Again after Stroke

16, 2013

if you’re a musician and you have a stroke, your life might go on, but your career very well might not. Bass Eric Jordan faced this musicians’ nightmare and, along the long road to recovery discovered that singing was just what the doctor ordered.

Holiday Specials All Week at 7 PM on Classical 101

A Chanticleer Christmas is part of holiday specials all this week at 7 p.m. on Classical 101.
16, 2013

Starting today, Symphony @ 7 will be on hiatus until after Christmas so we can bring you a wonderful assortment of holiday programs for your early evening listening on Classical 101.

Music Can be Both Cause and Cure for What Ails You

16, 2013

Does Mozart make you smarter? Maybe or maybe not…but he and others apparently DO help you concentrate.

Mandolin Wizard Chris Thile Plays Bach on Fretworks

12, 2013

Our next Fretworks broadcast on Saturday evening at 7 on Classical 101 will feature an interesting mix of sounds, including Bach played on a mandolin and part of a symphony for guitar and orchestra by Alan Hovhaness.

Podcast: In The Key Of “D”anzmayr — Unique Concert Ideas Part 2

David Danzmyer
December 12, 2013

Recent seasons have presented examples of concerts, such as percussionist Colin Currie and recorder soloist Michala Petri, which represent the ongoing mission of ProMusica…to perform the best that Classical music has to offer, while seeking out new works and new ideas to keep the concert experience fresh and interesting.

Paul Elie and Reinventing Bach

reinvent bach
A wonderful new read by Paul Elie
December 12, 2013

Reinventing Bach is a provocative new book by Paul Elie. Has advanced technology changed how we expereince the music of J.S. Bach?