Are Franz Schubert’s symphonies poorly written?
After Lera Auerbach’s piano teacher heard that she was composing, he told her, “I don’t want to hear anything about it. I don’t care what you do in your spare time as long as long as it doesn’t take away from piano practice.”
There is a big difference between humor IN music and humor WITH music.
I asked ProMusica Music Director David Danzmayr if he ever watches himself conduct.
Anu Tali, in town to conduct the Columbus Symphony, is in great demand as a guest conductor and has recently accepted the position of Music Director with the Sarasota Orchestra.
When you start counting women who are conductors, a number of names jump quickly to mind. Marin Alsop. JoAnn Faletta. Jane Glover. Then it becomes a bit tough.
The Columbus Symphony invites you to enjoy happy hour with them this evening at the Ohio Theater. Guest Conductor Rossen Milanov was in the Classical 101 studio this morning to talk about the concert.
Time, once again, to test your musical knowledge with a Bach music puzzler.
‘Putnam’s Camp’ by Charles Ives contains layer after layer of seemingly unrelated rhythms, melodies, and meters. Yet, they are there for a specific purpose.