Classical 101 Archives For: October 28, 2014

Music of Peace from Great Composers in the First World War

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Cortot Landscape 1870
3:08PM
August 6, 2014

It was called “The Great War,” then “The War to End All Wars,” and finally, “The First World War,” a dubious distinction considering what it implies about the future. But even in times of great destruction and turmoil and its aftermath, music has the power to supply much needed solace and beauty.

Kansas Farmer Plays Trombone, Messes with Cows

1:09PM
August
6, 2014

Farmer Derek Klingenberg plays his trombone till the cows come home.

ProMusica Offers Three Free Concerts at Franklin Park Conservatory

ProMusica Chamber Orchestra performs at Franklin Park Conservatory.
ProMusica Chamber Orchestra performs at Franklin Park Conservatory.
8:27AM
August 6, 2014

Spend a relaxed evening enjoying great music on the grounds of the Franklin Park Conservatory with three different concerts over the course of four days this weekend.