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 [...]
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.
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.
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.
“I don’t want to work, I want to bang on the drum all day.” This was the sentiment expressed by Todd Rundgren some years back. For Colin Currie, he also wants to bang on the drum all day…and the marimba, cymbals, bells, and whatever else he can find. Such is the life now for a percussion soloist.
It has been a good season for BalletMet thus far. Liang said attendance is strong, putting the company on great financial footing.
Symphony @ 7 returns to Classical 101 for one evening a week on Thursdays at 7 pm with great works from the symphonic repertoire.
BalletMet presents a the World Premiere of Cinderella by Artistic Director Edwaard Liang set to Prokofiev’s music this errkend.
Incantations, a percussion cocnerto by Einojouhanni Rautvaara is on the program for this weekend’s Columbus Symphony concerts