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Opera Abbreviated: La Cenerentola/Cinderella

The Met's Rossini's La Cenerentola
Pietro Spagnoli as Dandini, Joyce DiDonato as Angelina, Rachelle Durkin as Clorinda, and Patricia Risley as Tisbe in Rossini's "La Cenerentola."
9:48AM
May
6, 2014

A look at Rossini’s La cenerentola, the final Met in HD offering of the season.

Columbus Symphony: Lilya, Gregory, Bach and Shostakovich

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Gregory Vajda conducts in Columbus this weekend
1:13PM
May 1, 2014

Gregory Vajda conducts the Columbus Symphony in the Southern Theater this weekend, with pianist Lilya Zilberstein. Music by Bach, Shostakovitch, Stravinsky and Beethoven.

Opera Abbreviated: Cosi fan Tutte

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Isabel Leonard as Dorabella and Susanna Phillips as Fiordiligi in Mozart's "Così fan tutte."
11:35AM
April 24, 2014

Cosi fan Tutte, a bittersweet battle of the sexes is the next Met-in-HD presentation and is the subject of the latest Opera Abbreviated podcast. Listen up.

Holocaust Remembrance Day on Musica Sacra

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Yad Vashem Israel's Holocaust Memorial
2:17PM
April
22, 2014

Musica Sacra commemorates Holocaust Remembrance Day with Schoenberg’s A Survivor From Warsaw

Good Friday Special: St. Matthew Passion

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Good Friday evening at 8 on Classical 101
11:45AM
April 17, 2014

Bach’s St. Matthew Passion, conducted by Otto Klemperer is a Good Friday special on Classical 101, at 8 p.m. Friday.

Opera Abbreviated: Opera at Ohio State

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Peter Pears, Kathleen Ferrier and Benjamin Britten with the score to The Rape of Lucretia
2:03PM
April 8, 2014

Here’s a special edition of Opera Abbreviated. Britten’s The Rape of Lucretia will be performed April 17th and 19th by OSU Opera Dept at Drake Performance Center

New Albany Symphony This Weekend: Sensory Awareness and Fun!

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Beethoven, John Adams, Holst and the New Albany Symphony, this Sunday at 3 PM.
12:52PM
April 3, 2014

Don’t miss the New Albany Symphony with pianist Jon Kimura Parker, conducted by Luis Biava. Sunday April 6 at 3 at the McCoy Performing Arts Ctr., New Albany

Opera Abbreviated: La Boheme

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Opera Abbreviated (and the Met) present Puccini's La boheme
1:55PM
April 1, 2014

Puccini’s La boheme is the next installment of the Met-live-in-HD-series. See it April 5. Opera Abbreviated that tells you all you need to know, and encourages a good cry.

CSO ‘Happy Hour’ Conductor Rossen Milanov in Studio with Boyce

Conductor Rossen Milanov (left) in studio with Classical 101's Boyce Lancaster.
Conductor Rossen Milanov (left) in studio with Classical 101's Boyce Lancaster.
11:54AM
March 26, 2014

The Columbus Symphony invites you to enjoy happy hour with them this evening at the Ohio Theater. Guest Conductor Rossen Milanov was in the Classical 101 studio this morning to talk about the concert.

Show Tunes May Slow Alzheimer’s

5:30AM
March
26, 2014

New research shows that playing songs like “Somewhere Over the Rainbow,” “The Sound of Music” and When You Wish Upon A Star,” to Alzheimer’s patients could help fight the disease.