Classical 101 Archives For: November 26, 2014

A Festive Farewell to Summer Festival Season on The American Sound

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Tune in for a festive farewell to summer festival season on The American Sound, 6 p.m. Saturday, on Classical 101.
1:34PM
August
21, 2014

in the waning days of summer festival season, Classical 101′s Jennifer Hambrick shares her list of the top 10 reasons to love – and miss – summer festivals. Join Jennifer Hambrick for a festive farewell to summer festival season on The American Sound, 6 p.m. Saturday, on Classical 101.

The Gospel According to the Other Mary

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Peter Sellars (l) and John Adams
1:26PM
August 21, 2014

A new oratorio by John Adams and Peter Sellars, well worth hearing.

A Guitar Quintet and More Mandolin on Next Fretworks

Tokyo Sting QuartettPhoto: Marco Borggreve
The Tokyo Sting Quartet will be featured on Saturday's Fretworks.
12:56PM
August
21, 2014

This Saturday evening at 7 on Fretworks, I’ll have Japanese guitarist Kazuhito Yamashita and the Tokyo String Quartet for their recording of the Guitar Quintet No. 4 in D by Luigi Boccherini.

Licia Albanese Dies

12:55PM
August
21, 2014

Some memories of soprano Licia Albanese, who died last week at the age of 105!