Interviews rss icon

‘California Mavericks’ Rehearsal with Elizabeth Chang

Students and Adjunct Faculty in Capital's Percussion Ensemble
Violinist Elizabeth Chang will be joined onstage by a select group of students and adjunct faculty from Capital University's Percussion department for Lou Harrison's "Concerto for Violin and Percussion Orchestra."
2:51PM
March
25, 2015

Check out a few pictures and a bit of insight from inside Monday’s rehearsal for California Mavericks before you attend the free event tonight hosted by the Johnstone Fund for New Music and New Music at Short North Stage.

“I Overcame My Own Obstacles”: Meet Conductor Sarah Hicks

color photograph of condutor Sarah Hicks wearing sleeveless white top and dark pants, and standing with arms crossed and holding her baton
Sarah Hicks leads the Vermont Symphony in David Ludwig's Concerto for Violin, Cello and Orchestra on The American Sound, 6 p.m. Saturday and 7 p.m. Tuesday on Classical 101.
1:40PM
March
19, 2015

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.

BalletMet’s Edwaard Liang discusses Cinderella on Classical 101

Cinderella reh. photo with full cast
The cast of BalletMet's Cinderella
12:19PM
March
19, 2015

It has been a good season for BalletMet thus far. Liang said attendance is strong, putting the company on great financial footing.

BalletMet’s Edwaard Liang discusses Cinderella on Classical 101

BalletMet-Cinderella-8946
Ashley Wegmann dances several roles in BalletMet's production of Cinderella
4:57PM
March
18, 2015

BalletMet presents a the World Premiere of Cinderella by Artistic Director Edwaard Liang set to Prokofiev’s music this errkend.

Conductor Jeri Lynne Johnson and the 21st-Century Orchestra

color photograph of Jeri Lynne Johnson conducting the Black Chamber Orchestra at Perelman Theater, Kimmel Center for the Performing Arts, Philadelphia, July 2007
Jeri Lynne Johnson, founder of Philadelphia's Black Pearl Chamber Orchestra, leads the orchestra in George Walker's "Lyric for Strings" on The American Sound, 6 p.m. Saturday and 7 p.m. Tuesday on Classical 101.
1:40PM
March
5, 2015

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.

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.

Miró Quartet with ProMusica Chamber Orchestra this Weekend

miroquartet_color2
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.

In the Key of ‘D’anzmayr: Great Music Being Written Today

_MG_3209_DavidDanzmayr-Edit_300dpi-1 (1280x853)
ProMusica Music Director David Danzmayr
12:00AM
December
20, 2014

New generations of music listeners were/are raised in a world much different than a couple of generations ago. They look for a different musical experience.

First Community Church Presents Carol Service Sunday, December 14

FCC
Carols for Christmas, Sunday at 4:30pm at First Community Church, 3777 Dublin RD, Dublin OH
4:53PM
December
9, 2014

This Sunday at 4:30pm, the Chancel Choir and Chamber Singers of First Community Church, along with several musical guests, present the 41st annual Carols for Christmas.

In the Key of ‘D’anzmayr: Mess or Masterpiece?

_MG_3209_DavidDanzmayr-Edit_300dpi-1 (1280x853)
ProMusica Music Director David Danzmayr
12:16PM
December
3, 2014

Mozart’s original music manuscripts could be framed as art…Beethoven’s sometimes appear to have been used as drawing paper by a pre-schooler.