Classical 101 Archives For: April 8, 2014

Ben Heppner Retires

Ben Heppner (center) as Tristan is joined by Ryan McKinny (left) as Melot, and Franz-Josef Selig as King Marke (right) in the Canadian Opera Company’s 2013 production of Tristan und Isolde.
Ben Heppner (center) as Tristan is joined by Ryan McKinny (left) as Melot, and Franz-Josef Selig as King Marke (right) in the Canadian Opera Company’s 2013 production of Tristan und Isolde.
1:30PM
April 25, 2014

Canadian tenor Ben Heppner has announced his retirement from singing.

Mozart Minute: Mini Mozart

color image of a portrait of Mozart wearing a bright red coat
Catch The Mozart Minute every Friday at noon during the Amadeus Deli, and listen to the podcast at wosu.org/podcasts.
11:40AM
April 25, 2014

In this episode of The Mozart Minute, learn about the four-year-old Mozart’s very first musical work.

Get Your Silly on with Classical Music Comedy Group Salut Salon

10:00AM
April
25, 2014

Note: this is not your grandmother’s violin concerto.