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Pinocchio Turns 75: A Look at Music in Disney Films of Yore

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Pinocchio
12:48PM
February
5, 2015

Remember when Disney’s cartoon music was fit for a philharmonic symphony? Pinocchio turns 75 this week, and we look back at his music.

Miro Quartet In-Studio Performance and Interview

Miró Quartet performs in the Classical 101 studio.
Miró Quartet performs in the Classical 101 studio.
5:14PM
January 27, 2015

The Miró Quartet visited the Classical 101 studios while they where in Columbus for two performances with the ProMusica Chamber Orchestra. Listen to their performance and interview with Boyce Lancaster.

Celebrating Jacqueline du Pré

Jacqueline du Pré (1945-1987) with husband, Daniel Barenboim
Jacqueline with her incredible Davidov Stradivarius cello made in 1712 by Italian luthier Antonio Stradivari of Cremona, Italy.
11:38AM
January 26, 2015

The legendary cellist would have been 70 years old today. Remembering Jacqueline du Pré (1945-1987).

Miró Quartet with ProMusica Chamber Orchestra this Weekend

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The Miro Quartet plays this weekend with ProMusica Chamber Orchestra
8:12AM
January
23, 2015

The Miró Quartet performs this weekend with ProMusica Chamber Orchestra in concerts at the Pontifical College Josephinum, Saturday, January 24 at 5:30pm and at the Southern Theatre, Sunday, January 25 at 7:00pm.

Opera Abbreviated Podcast: The Merry Widow

Renée Fleming as Hanna Glawari in Lehár's The Merry Widow.
Renée Fleming as Hanna Glawari in Lehár's The Merry Widow.
10:50AM
January 15, 2015

Opera Abbreviated tells you everything you need to enjoy this week’s live in HD broadcast of Lehar’s The Merry Widow.

Composer Breaks Through in Hollywood – at 85

12:03PM
January
14, 2015

To put Stephen Sondheim’s musical world into Central Ohio terms, he’s the one wearing a tuxedo at the tailgate party.

WOSU TV Airs PBS’s Met Broadcast of The Marriage of Figaro

Isabel Leonard as Cherubino and Marlis Petersen as Susanna in Mozart’s
Isabel Leonard as Cherubino and Marlis Petersen as Susanna in Mozart’s "Le Nozze di Figaro" airing on “Great Performances at the Met.”
8:30AM
January 9, 2015

Friday, January 16th you can watch a broadcast of the Metropolitan Opera’s production of The Marriage of Figaro from your own living room, courtesy of WOSU TV.

The 75th Anniversary of the Frick Concert Series: On Air at 7PM

The Frick Collection Concert series continues
The Moscow String Quartet from 2011 shows the intimacy of the Frick Collection concert series. Join Classical101 tonight at 7pm for a similarly intimate recording of pianist Anna Vinnitskaya.
1:26PM
January
8, 2015

The Frick Collection has been giving concerts and lectures by some of the greatest performers for 75 years! Join Classical101 tonight at 7pm for a performance that marks the beginning of year 76 and the premiere of an astoundingly accomplished young pianist.

In Memoriam: Musicians Who Died in 2014

Albanese as Madama Butterfly
Licia Albanese was a fantastic Madam Butterfly at the Met
12:15PM
January 6, 2015

Remembering a few of the musicians who died in 2014.

American Voices Airs This Friday, Hosted by Renée Fleming

2:24PM
January
5, 2015

Great Performances: American Voices with Renée Fleming will air on WOSU this Friday 1/07/2015 at 9 PM.