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Classical 101’s podcasts are entertaining and informative. Listen to get the CliffsNotes© of an upcoming The Met Opera Live in HD Opera, a discussion with the leader of a local orchestra or getting to know Mozart a little better.

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Most Recent Episodes

Mozart Minute: Mozart’s Firstborn

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Catch The Mozart Minute every Friday at noon, and listen to The Mozart Minute podcast at wosu.org/podcasts.
11:40AM
March 27, 2015

Wolfgang and Constanze Mozart welcome their first child.

Mozart Minute: Waiting for Baby Mozart

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Catch The Mozart Minute every Friday at noon during the Amadeus Deli, and listen to The Mozart Minute podcast at wosu.org/podcasts.
11:40AM
March 13, 2015

Manic, afraid, uncontainably excited. Meet Mozart the expectant father.

Opera Abbreviated: La donna del Lago, or “Go Jump in the Lake”

John Osborn as Rodrigo, Joyce DiDonato as Elena, and Juan Diego Flórez as Giacomo V in Rossini's
John Osborn as Rodrigo, Joyce DiDonato as Elena, and Juan Diego Flórez as Giacomo V in Rossini's "La Donna del Lago."
9:50AM
March 12, 2015

Opera Abbreviated presents Rossini’s La donna del Lago, a dramatic Italian opera with a happy ending!

Mozart Minute: Mozart Needs Cash

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Catch The Mozart Minute every Friday at noon during the Amadeus Deli on Classical 101, and listen to The Mozart Minute podcast at wosu.org/podcasts.
11:40AM
March 6, 2015

Even geniuses have cash flow problems. Find out who bailed Mozart out of his.

Mozart Minute: Mozart Wants a Clown Costume. Now.

color image of a portrait of Mozart in which he wears a bright red coat
Catch The Mozart Minute every Friday at noon during the Amadeus Deli, and listen to The Mozart Minute podcast at wosu.org/podcasts.
11:40AM
February 27, 2015

Mozart wanted to dress up as a clown at a masquerade ball. A funny clown, or a creepy one?

Mozart Minute: More Than Just Cupid Love

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Catch The Mozart Minute every Friday at noon during the Amadeus Deli, and listen to The Mozart Minute podcast at wosu.org/podcasts.
11:40AM
February 13, 2015

Mozart believes his Valentine came not from Cupid, but from a higher power.

Opera Abbreviated: Iolanta and Bluebeard’s Castle

Anna Netrebko in the title role of Tchaikovsky's Iolanta.
Anna Netrebko in the title role of Tchaikovsky's Iolanta.
4:33PM
February 10, 2015

Opera Abbreviated, learn all about a magnificent double bill: Bartok’s Bluebeard’s Castle, and Tchaikovsky’s Iolanta.

Mozart Minute: What Leopold Really Thought of Wolfgang

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Catch The Mozart Minute every Friday at noon during the Amadeus Deli, and listen to The Mozart Minute podcast at wosu.org/podcasts.
11:40AM
February 6, 2015

Leopold talks smack about Wolfgang behind his back. Find out why.

In the Key of ‘D’anzmayr: Strange Bedfellows

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ProMusica Music Director David Danzmayr
10:57AM
February
4, 2015

Wagner and Mendelssohn – musical oil and water?

Mozart Minute: Bedside Notes to Constanze

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Catch The Mozart Minute every Friday at noon during the Amadeus Deli, and listen to The Mozart Minute podcast at wosu.org/podcasts.
11:40AM
January 30, 2015

How sweet! Like many good husbands, Mozart left little love notes around the house for his wife, Constanza.