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 [...]
This evening on Symphony @ 7, we’ll have a grand Romantic symphony from 1881 by Giovanni Sgambati.
The Real Toscanini: Musicians Reveal the Maestro is a new book by Cesare Civetta celebrating the great Italian born conductor.
Remembering the American contralto Marian Anderson (1897-1993) as we prepare for the fourth of July weekend.
Long gone are the days when television networks had there own orchestras. But, luckily, they’re performances are still preserved on Youtube.
Conductor Carlo Maria Giulini (1914-2005) is the subject of a new biography by Thomas D. Saler entitled Carlo Maria Giulini: Serving Genius.
The Metropolitan Opera’s production of Giacomo Puccini’s Turandot is presented live in HD from the Met on Saturday, Novemver 7 at 1 PM.
The perfect conductor of Aida balances the massive choral scenes with the drama. Toscanini gives the music its weight while establishing a thrilling momentum, a sense of inevitability to the story.
Established as an annual event in 1938, the Lucerne Festival is a haven for music lovers in a beautiful setting on the shore of Lake Lucerne in Switzerland.
Here are more of the memoirs of musicologist and broadcaster Edward Downes (1911-2001) from taped interviews he gave in New York in 1995.
Leonard Bernstein and Arturo Toscanini increased the audience for classical music in this country more than anyone else before or after them.