Pierre Boulez Turns 90 Today, Featured on Symphony @ 7

Pierre Boulez
Pierre Boulez
March 26, 2015

Pierre Boulez will be featured as conductor on Symphony @ 7 on Classical 101. He’s 90 years old today and is regarded as the most important French composer of his generation.

Spring from Vivaldi’s Four Seasons for 3 Guitars on Fretworks

Berta Rojas playing guitar
Berta Rojas
March 19, 2015

Spring is upon us, and this week’s Fretworks features music of the vernal season including Vivaldi’s Four Seasons and a work honoring Bach’s birthday.

Music from Caramoor Festival on Classical Showcase

19, 2015

Classical Showcase will present music from the Caramoor Summer Music Festival for the next two broadcasts, Friday evening at 7 on Classical 101. The festival was founded in 1945 and is held on the 90-acre estate of the Caramoor Center for Music and the Arts Inc., about 50 miles north of New York City.

Symphony @ 7 Returns to Classical 101 Thursday Evenings at 7

19, 2015

Symphony @ 7 returns to Classical 101 for one evening a week on Thursdays at 7 pm with great works from the symphonic repertoire.

“Women in Christianity” and Mozart Requiem on Classical Showcase

12, 2015

The final concert of the Spring for Music Festival at Carnegie Hall being presented on Classical Showcase, features three works dealing with the theme of women in Christianity.

Harp and Guitar “Together” on the Next Fretworks

Yolanda Kondonassis and JasonVieaux
Yolanda Kondonassis and JasonVieaux
March 12, 2015

Music for harp and guitar from the new CD “Together” featuring Yolanda Kondonassis and Jason Vieaux will be on the next Fretworks program Saturday evening at 7 and Wednesday at 7 on Classical 101.

An Oratorio by Robert Nathaniel Dett on Classical Showcase

Robert Nathaniel Dett
Robert Nathaniel Dett
March 5, 2015

Innovative programming continues on the Spring for Music series from Carnegie Hall being presented on Classical Showcase Friday evening at 7 on Classical 101.

A Guitar Concerto by Franz Joseph Haydn on Fretworks

5, 2015

There is no such thing as Haydn’s Guitar Concerto, right? This week’s Fretworks will feature a work that is and isn’t by Haydn.

Evelyn Glennie and The Winnipeg Symphony on Classical Showcase

26, 2015

The next Classical Showcase Friday evening at 7 on Classical 101 features the Winnipeg Symphony Orchestra in a program that reflects Canadian culture and the Manitoba province in particular. This concert is part of the Spring for Music Series at Carnegie Hall in New York City that we’ve been presenting this past month.