Classical 101 Archives For: December 19, 2014

Mahler’s Resurrection Symphony This Evening on Classical 101

4:11PM
June
9, 2014

This evening on Symphony @ 7, I have one of the really grand works of the Late-Romantic Era, Symphony No. 2 in C minor, the Resurrection, by Gustav Mahler. It’s part of our Mahler Monday presentations on Classical 101, airing from now until August 1.

What Weeks Of Debate Have Shown Us About Women In Classical Music

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A prop maker readies a portrait of Octavian (Tara Erraught) in advance of the first performance of Der Rosenkavalier at the Glyndebourne Festival last month.
A prop maker readies a portrait of Octavian (Tara Erraught) in advance of the first performance of Der Rosenkavalier at the Glyndebourne Festival last month.
12:05PM
June
9, 2014

Two weeks after the initial furor regarding mezzo-soprano Tara Erraught’s first performance at the Glyndebourne Festival in the U.K., we’re still examining how women are valued onstage.