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 [...]
Above: The Escher String Quartet performs the first movement of Mendelssohn’s String Quartet in A minor, Op. 13. With regular appearances on major concert series and music festivals around the U.S. and Europe and an acclaimed discography, the Escher String Quartet has been hailed as one of today’s finest string quartets. Win tickets to hear [...]
Guitarist Manuel Barrueco will join the Casals Quartet for a concert at the Southern Theater Saturday afternoon (Oct. 26) at 4pm. This presentation of Chamber Music Columbus features new music as well as pieces not heard all that often in concert.
Wu Han and David Finckel, who have performed many times in Central Ohio, founded Music@Menlo…an internationally acclaimed chamber music festival and institute in the San Francisco Bay Area, now in it’s 10th season
Join Classical 101′s Jennifer Hambrick for a conversation with members of the democratically run chamber orchestra A Far Cry, 7 pm Saturday at the Southern Theatre.
Winner of the Naumberg International Chamber Music Competition, the globetrotting Trio Cavatina has performed with some of the esteemed classical musicians and on some of the most revered stages in the world. Classical 101′s Jennifer Hambrick interviews Trio Cavatina violinist Harumi Rhodes Saturday at 7 pm at the Southern Theatre.
In the world of classical music, it’s rare for an ensemble to occupy the cutting edge – that serendipity where style prefigures taste – for as long as 40 years. But that’s exactly what the Kronos Quartet has done. Classical 101′s Jennifer Hambrick interviews Kronos Quartet founder David Harrington Saturday at 7 p.m. in the Southern Theatre.
Columbus’ Arts scene full of great performances this season; Indianapolis Symphony Orchestra asks musicians’ union for deep cuts and concessions
One of the delights of my job as Classical 101′s mid-day host is that I get to meet and talk with some of the world’s finest musicians about something we all love: music. This Saturday, April 21, at 7 p.m., join me at the Southern Theatre for a conversation with the musicians of Trio Solisti [...]
Pianist Wu Han says David Shifrin’s playing literally took her breath away in a recording session with cellist David Finckel for their “Clarinet Trios” CD. The trio performs works by Beethoven, Bruch and Brahms Saturday, Jan. 28, 8 p.m., at the Southern Theatre, pre-concert conversation at 7 p.m.
Join Jon Nakamatsu’s “Loser’s Club,” Details Above. Even in the dramatic world of classical music, few stories are as compelling as that of Van Cliburn International Piano Competition gold medalist Jon Nakamatsu. After having earned degrees in German and education – not music – and ensconced in a full-time job teaching high school German, Nakamatsu [...]