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Daniel Barenboim Nominated For Nobel Peace Prize

9:44AM
August
11, 2011

Daniel Barenboim to be nominated for Nobel Peace Prize, but the famed musician also has his critics.

The Grim Reaper Performs Vivaldi’s “Nightmare” Concerto

10:37AM
July
20, 2011

Vivaldi’s “nightmare” concerto never looked so spooky.

Classical Haiku: Antonio Vivaldi

Vivaldi
8:00AM
April 24, 2011

Today’s Classical Haiku celebrates the prolific Vivaldi, who created a sparkling universe in hundreds of Baroque concertos.

Antonio Vivaldi’s Concertos for All Seasons

Spring flowers in bloom.
Signs of spring somewhere on Ohio Northern University campus.
7:16PM
March
4, 2011

The Italian Baroque composer, priest, and virtuoso violinist, Antonio Vivaldi’s “The Four Seasons” heralds in a new season: spring! In honor of his birthday and the change in season, listen to the famously uplifting concertos by this great composer.

Who is this Vivaldi Guy?

Engraved portrait of Antonio Vivaldi
A portrait of Antonio Vivaldi in 1725.
12:18PM
January 14, 2011

Italian virtuoso Antonio Vivaldi was forgotten for some time before his manuscripts were discovered.