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 [...]
Rising-star Conductor Sarah Hicks says she enjoys “being a girl.” As pops conductor of the Minnesota Orchestra, she’s bringing girl power to the podiums of major orchestras in the U.S. and around the world.
Conductor Jeri Lynne Johnson never considered herself an entrepreneur. But as founder of Philadelphia’s Black Pearl Chamber Orchestra, that’s exactly what she’s become. And she and her orchestra are getting noticed.
Imagine a “stuffy” conductor. That’s not William Eddins. This week The American Sound celebrates the work of conductor William Eddins, 6 p.m. Saturday and 7 p.m. Tuesday on Classical 101.
During Black History Month, The American Sound celebrates stirring performances led by African American conductors.
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.
Enjoy a symphony inspired by the majestic Glacier Peak and a fiddle suite for Montana’s big sky country on The American Sound, 6 p.m. Saturday and 7 p.m. Tuesday on Classical 101.
Join Classical 101′s Jennifer Hambrick for some modern Americana – music that echoes America’s past even as it drives headlong into the future – on The American Sound, Saturday at 6 p.m. and Tuesday at 7 p.m. on Classical 101.
With marching band season in full swing, Classical 101′s Jennifer Hambrick reflects on music as a shared experience. This week The American Sound brings you American musical woks works that tell love stories, express community spirit and give voice to other shared experiences. Listen Saturday at 6 p.m. and Tuesday at 7 p.m. on Classical 101.
Persian-Jewish-American composer Richard Danielpour’s oratorio “Toward a Season of Peace” brings together a multiplicity of languages and cultures in a single, harmonious musical work of grand proportions, as though to symbolize the possibility of bringing diverse peoples, ideas and customs into a peaceable union.
Says farewell to summer and welcomes fall with beautiful, upbeat American classical music on The American Sound Saturday at 6pm and Tuesday at 7pm on Classical 101.