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Franz Schubert: A Jazz Inspiration?

5:46PM
August
13, 2014

If one of the primary aims of jazz improvisation is the creation of melody, could there be a more inspirational concentration of examples than in Franz Schubert’s Quintet in C?

In the Key of ‘D’anzmayr: Giving the Ears – and Mind – a Break

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PMCO Music Director David Danzmayr
10:54AM
August
13, 2014

For some reason, however, people seem surprised when they hear that classical musicians don’t spend their down time listening to classical music.

In the Key of ‘D’anzmayr: The Glamorous Life of a Musician

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ProMusica Music Director David Danzmayr
9:23AM
June
27, 2014

What a wonderful job to have! Stage lights, a live audience, and spending your life making music for others.

‘Time for Three’ Violinists Left Standing on Tarmac by Airline

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Time for Three
3:16PM
May 27, 2014

US Airways was not excited about Time for Three’s violinists, Nicholas Kendall and Zachary De Pue, when they tried to carry their violins onto a flight from Charlotte NC which was headed to Northwest Arkansas. They were told to put them in the hold.

ProMusica Gala Guest ‘Time for Three’ Fri @ 9am on Classical 101

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Time for Three brings their unique style to the Southern Theater Friday night
12:48PM
May 8, 2014

Time for Three, or tf3 for short, will be performing with ProMusica Chamber Orchestra Friday evening at 8:00 pm. The self-described “classically-trained garage band” will be on Classical 101 with Boyce Lancaster Friday morning at 9 am.

Edwaard Liang Talks About the BalletMet Season Finale

BalletMet Artistic Director Edwaard Liang (right) and Boyce Lancaster with a photobomb by Yo-Yo Ma in the Classical 101 studio.
BalletMet Artistic Director Edwaard Liang (right) and Boyce Lancaster with a photobomb by Yo-Yo Ma in the Classical 101 studio.
8:23AM
May
2, 2014

BalletMet Artistic Director Edwaard Liang discusses the BalletMet season finale with Classical 101′s Boyce Lancaster.

Lera Auerbach Fills Dual Role with ProMusica this Weekend

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Lera Auerbach is both composer and pianist this weekend with ProMusica Chamber Orchestra
4:15PM
April
3, 2014

After Lera Auerbach’s piano teacher heard that she was composing, he told her, “I don’t want to hear anything about it. I don’t care what you do in your spare time as long as long as it doesn’t take away from piano practice.”

Estonian Conductor Anu Tali in Conversation with Boyce Lancaster

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Classical 101's Boyce Lancaster with Estonian conductor Anu Tali
3:39PM
March
28, 2014

Anu Tali, in town to conduct the Columbus Symphony, is in great demand as a guest conductor and has recently accepted the position of Music Director with the Sarasota Orchestra.

CSO ‘Happy Hour’ Conductor Rossen Milanov in Studio with Boyce

Conductor Rossen Milanov (left) in studio with Classical 101's Boyce Lancaster.
Conductor Rossen Milanov (left) in studio with Classical 101's Boyce Lancaster.
11:54AM
March 26, 2014

The Columbus Symphony invites you to enjoy happy hour with them this evening at the Ohio Theater. Guest Conductor Rossen Milanov was in the Classical 101 studio this morning to talk about the concert.

Podcast: In the Key of ‘D’anzmayr – Concertmaster, Finale

3:31PM
March
7, 2014

In this final part of our concertmaster conversation, David Danzmayr mentions that he sometimes steps back and leaves the orchestra to play segments of pieces alone, because thereare times that the conductor can just “get in the way.”