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George Antheil and Music of the Lost Generation

25, 2015

Introducing American composer George Antheil (1900-1959) who called himself The Bad Boy of Music.

The Sound of Music 50th Anniversary with Lady Gaga

23, 2015

A very special performance for the 50th anniversary of a very special film at the 2014 Academy Awards

Duke Ellington and The Columbus Symphony

Duke Ellington
FILE - This April 24, 1969 file photo shows musician Duke Ellington in New York. "After Midnight," a joyous musical revue celebrating Duke Ellington's years at the famous Cotton Club nightclub in Harlem in the late `20s and early `30s, will begin shows downtown _ at the Brooks Atkinson Theatre on Broadway. Directed and choreographed by Warren Carlyle with musical direction by Wynton Marsalis, the show appeared off-Broadway last year at New York City Center under the name "Cotton Club Parade." (AP Photo/John Duricka, file)
19, 2015

The Columbus Symphony performs music by Gershwin and Duke Ellington. Run do not walk.

Classical Showcase Presents Howard Hanson’s Opera “Merry Mount”

19, 2015

Friday evening at 7 on Classical 101, Classical Showcase presents another performance from the Spring for Music Festival from Carnegie Hall in New York with a concert performance of American composer Howard Hanson’s 1933 opera, Merry Mount.

French-American Program on Next Classical Showcase

12, 2015

Friday evening at 7 on Classical 101, Classical Showcase presents the next concert of the Spring for Music Festival from Carnegie Hall in New York.

Conductor William Eddins 6pm Sat./7pm Tues. on The American Sound

color image of conductor William Eddins conducting the Edmonton Symphony Orchestra
William Eddins is music director of the Edmonton Symphony Orchestra.
12, 2015

Imagine a “stuffy” conductor. That’s not William Eddins. This week The American Sound celebrates the work of conductor William Eddins, 6 p.m. Saturday and 7 p.m. Tuesday on Classical 101.

Grammy Award Winning Guitarist Jason Vieaux on Next Fretworks

12, 2015

Cleveland area classical guitarist Jason Vieaux won a Grammy Award last Sunday in Los Angeles in the category of Best Classical Instrumental Solo for his album, Play.

Master Class at CATCO: Maria Callas Returns

CATCO's production of Master Class opens February 11th. It is a special memory for Christopher Purdy.
February 9, 2015

Terence McNally’s play Master Class opens at CATCO on February 11-based on Maria Callas’s classes at the Julliard school in 1972.

Guitar Concerto by Elmer Bernstein on Next Fretworks

5, 2015

The next Fretworks airing Saturday evening at 7 and the following Wednesday at 7 pm, will featuring the Guitar Concerto-For Two Christophers by Elmer Bernstein.

The Spy Who Came in From the Opera

3, 2015

British opera singer Margery Booth led a double life in Germany during World War II.