In the Key of ‘D’anzmayr – Why Doesn’t Schubert Get Any Love?

ProMusica Music Director David Danzmayr and Executive Director Janet Chen in studio with Boyce Lancaster
11, 2014

Are Franz Schubert’s symphonies poorly written?

Lera Auerbach Fills Dual Role with ProMusica this Weekend

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Lera Auerbach is both composer and pianist this weekend with ProMusica Chamber Orchestra
3, 2014

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.”

More Musical Humor from Humor In Music Festival

3, 2014

There is a big difference between humor IN music and humor WITH music.

In the Key of ‘D’anzmayr – Watching Yourself Conduct

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David Danzmayr taking in the sights in Downtown Columbus
30, 2014

I asked ProMusica Music Director David Danzmayr if he ever watches himself conduct.

Estonian Conductor Anu Tali in Conversation with Boyce Lancaster

Classical 101's Boyce Lancaster with Estonian conductor Anu Tali
28, 2014

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.

Estonian Conductor Anu Tali in Studio with Boyce Friday at 9 am

28, 2014

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.

CSO ‘Happy Hour’ Conductor Rossen Milanov in Studio with Boyce

Conductor Rossen Milanov (left) in studio with Classical 101's Boyce Lancaster.
Conductor Rossen Milanov (left) in studio with Classical 101's Boyce Lancaster.
March 26, 2014

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.

A Big Bach Puzzler

25, 2014

Time, once again, to test your musical knowledge with a Bach music puzzler.

In the Key of ‘D’anzmayr: Charles Ives’ Musical Mashup

21, 2014

‘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.