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Opera Abbreviated: The Tales of Hoffmann

Erin Morley as Olympia and Vittorio Grigolo in the title role of Offenbach's
Erin Morley as Olympia and Vittorio Grigolo in the title role of Offenbach's "Les Contes d’Hoffmann."
8:48AM
January 30, 2015

The Metropolitan Opera presents Offenbach’s The Tales of Hoffmann live in HD, Saturday January 31 at 1 pm. Opera Abbreviated takes you there early!

Presenting Mason Bates This Weekend With Columbus Symphony

Mason Bates
Mason Bates
11:45AM
January 29, 2015

The Columbus Symphony offers the local premiere of the Cello Concerto by Mason Bates this weekend. Joshua Roman is the soloist, conducted by Rossen Milanov.

Lang Lang and Prokofiev With L. A. Phil on Classical Showcase

2:12PM
January
23, 2015

The next broadcast of Classical Showcase Friday evening at 7 will feature the Los Angeles Philharmonic and Gustavo Dudamel conducting with Lang Lang as soloist for Piano Concerto No. 3 by Sergei Prokofiev.

“Call Me Debbie”: Deborah Voigt’s New Autobiography

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Not your average diva memoir
11:00AM
January 22, 2015

Soprano Deborah Voigt discusses her career and addictions to food, sex and alcohol. A harrowing story of clawing the way back.

Following the Ninth

Following The Ninth movie poster
Following The Ninth movie poster
8:26AM
January 21, 2015

Kerry Candaele’s new film Following the Ninth shows Beethoven’s great symphony used in response to disasters, man made and otherwise.

Opera Abbreviated Podcast: The Merry Widow

Renée Fleming as Hanna Glawari in Lehár's The Merry Widow.
Renée Fleming as Hanna Glawari in Lehár's The Merry Widow.
10:50AM
January 15, 2015

Opera Abbreviated tells you everything you need to enjoy this week’s live in HD broadcast of Lehar’s The Merry Widow.

Concerts in New Spaces

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Dancing in the Dark: The National Symphony at Echostage
2:00PM
January
14, 2015

Concerts are moving out of the concert halls. Will this attract new audiences?

“Minimalist Jukebox” With L. A. Phil on Classical Showcase

12:58PM
January
9, 2015

The next Classical Showcase Friday evening at 7 p.m. presents the Los Angeles Philharmonic Orchestra with John Adams conducting in three contemporary pieces that were on a program as part of a concert series called “Minimalist Jukebox.”

Columbus Arts Events in Early 2015

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Ballet Met's production of The Great Gatsby
6:00AM
January
7, 2015

Columbus Symphony, ProMusica, CATCO, Ballet Met and the OSU School of Music have fantastic offerings in early 2015.

It Was 2014: The Arts in Columbus, Past, Transitions and Future

12:25PM
December
18, 2014

The arts in Columbus during 2014 and transitioning into the new year.