Classical 101 Archives For: March 27, 2015

Recent Ivory Ban Is Cause for Concern for Some Classical Musicians

black-and-white photo of a violin bow being drawn across the strings of a violin
A new federal ban on ivory and the tiny ivory tips of some string instruments are giving musicians cause for concern.
30, 2014

A new federal rule is giving some musicians pause about traveling internationally with their instruments.

The Newest Classical Music Concert Venue: Your Living Room

color photograph of someone's living room, with sofa and table in left foreground, fireplace to the right of the field, and easy chair int eh background before a window.
The next venue for classical music performances: your living room.
30, 2014

Would you host a classical music concert in your home?