Curator Melissa Wolfe talks about the inspiration we can all take away from the Columbus Museum of Arts newest exhibition showcasing the work of home town hero George Bellows. George Bellows and the American Experience through January 4, 2014. This exhibition follows on the heels of a major retrospective of the artist organized by the [...]
In this episode of The Mozart Minute podcast, a family soap opera almost stymies Wolfgang’s romance with his future wife, Constanze Weber.
Swedish composer Johan Holmström’s music reaches millions people every day without even entering the concert hall. Holmström is the composer of soundtrack of Candy Crush Soda Saga.
This year’s winner of the London Symphony Orchestra’s Flick Competition has broken the mold. Congratulations to Elim Chan the first female winner.
In her comeback to the concert stage, violinist Kyung-Wha Chung scolds the parents of a coughing child.
Classical 101′s Jennifer Hambrick reviews one of the great musical books of 2014: The Late Starters Orchestra, a musical memoir by former New York Times reporter-turned-amateur-cellist Ari Goldman, is a beautiful about loving and living the dream – whatever that dream may be and however unlikely it may seem – at midlife and beyond.
Composer and blogger Suby Raman recently published data that suggests there are significant gender disparities among the musicians in America’s major orchestras. Should we make a concerted effort to overcome these disparities? And if so, how?
As you’re enjoying your Thanksgiving leftovers, enjoy some great American musical fare on The American Sound, 6 p.m. Saturday and 7 p.m. Tuesday, on Classical 101.
Trying to justify to his father his decision to stay in Vienna as a freelancer rather than return home to Salzburg, Mozart walked a tightrope between satisfying his father’s emotional needs and claiming his right to live his own life.
Mozart’s conversation with the man who dismissed him from his court job with a kick in the backside turns into a sparring match – or would have, had either man had anything to swing at the other but schoolboy taunts.