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 [...]
I would think that there are few things more exciting and fulfilling than being at the helm of so revered an orchestra as the New York Philharmonic.
Ever wish you could sit in with a group of professional musicians and play Mozart? Now you can.
For the next Fretworks program Saturday evening at 7, I’ll have this relatively unfamiliar concerto for guitar and orchestra by Joaquin Rodrigo with soloist Ricardo Gallen and the Asturias Symphony conducted by Maximiano Valdes.
Thursday evening on Symphony @ 7, the two musical works for the hour are Franz Joseph Haydn’s Symphony No. 102 in Bb and the Violin Concerto No. 2 by Mario Castelnuovo-Tedesco.
Carbon fiber composites have strengthened aircraft and spacecraft for many years, as well as sailing vessels competing for the America’s Cup. Now it has entered the concert hall.
Join me for Fretworks for music of the classical guitar this Saturday at 7 pm on Classical 101.
Pierre Boulez will be featured as conductor on Symphony @ 7 on Classical 101. He’s 90 years old today and is regarded as the most important French composer of his generation.
Composers John Cage, Lou Harrison, and Henry Cowell have been dubbed the ‘California Mavericks.’ Here is a brief look at their music context and personal histories in preparation for Wednesday’s FREE concert at the Short North Stage.
Spring is upon us, and this week’s Fretworks features music of the vernal season including Vivaldi’s Four Seasons and a work honoring Bach’s birthday.
Classical Showcase will present music from the Caramoor Summer Music Festival for the next two broadcasts, Friday evening at 7 on Classical 101. The festival was founded in 1945 and is held on the 90-acre estate of the Caramoor Center for Music and the Arts Inc., about 50 miles north of New York City.