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First Anniversary for Fretworks on Classical 101

1:29PM
January
2, 2014

The first Fretworks broadcast for 2014 this Saturday evening at 7 also marks the one year anniversary of the show

Chinese Guitarist Xuefei Yang To Release New Album Soon

4:30PM
October
28, 2013

The exciting young Chinese guitarist Xuefei Yang already has an international reputation for her fine sense of artistry and performing ability. She has been heard several times on Classical 101′s weekly program for music of the classical guitar, Fretworks, Saturday evenings at 7.

Cavatina by Stanley Myers on Fretworks

1:30PM
September
19, 2013

Join us Saturday evening at 7 p.m. for music of the classical guitar on Fretworks on Classical 101, with music ranging from Antonio Vivaldi and Nicolo Paganini, to Astor Piazzolla, Alexander Tansman and Stanley Myers.

Music for Guitar, Flute, Lute, Violin, and Cello on Fretworks

1:29PM
September
12, 2013

This Saturday evening on Fretworks, we have music for a variety of instruments: solo guitar, lute accompanied by violin and cello, flute and guitar, and an English guitar concerto.

A Trio by Molino and a Concerto by Villa-Lobos on Fretworks

12:45PM
August
15, 2013

Our next Fretworks broadcast Saturday evening at 7 on Classical 101 will include solo, trio, and concerto performances. This week’s program for music of the classical guitar will feature works from Spain, Italy, and Brazil.

The Guitar from England to Russia on Next Fretworks.

12:09PM
July
25, 2013

Join us for music of the guitar, ranging from a famous English folk song, a late renaissance dance suite, a Spanish-inspired concerto, and a musical souvenir of Russia, all on the next Fretworks Saturday evening at 7 here on Classical 101.

Rossini on Guitar and Sizzling Vivaldi on Mandolin on Fretworks

1:46PM
June
13, 2013

The next Fretworks broadcast Saturday evening at 7 pm will have you humming opera tunes by Rossini, but there will be no voices. The Los Angeles Guitar Quartet and Pepe Romero will be featured on this weeks program.

Dvorak for Mandolins and Schubert for Guitar on Next Fretworks

1:52PM
June
6, 2013

Fretworks, our weekly program for music for the classical guitar, will feature several unique arrangements for the next broadcast on Saturday evening at 7 pm here on Classical 101. Czech composer Antonin Dvorak’s Slavonic Dances have long been popular in their orchestral version, but we have one of them arranged for the Toulouse Mandolin Ensemble [...]

Concerto for 4 Guitars on Fretworks Saturday Evening

Celedonio Romero
Celedonio Romero
1:59PM
February 15, 2013

Each week on Fretworks, I try to have one of the big guitar concertos, along with plenty of solo and smaller ensemble pieces for the classical guitar.   This Saturday at 7 pm, we’ll have a concerto for four, yes, count ‘em, four, guitars by Joaquin Rodrigo.

Next Fretworks: Bach on 8-String Guitar and Dvorak for 4 Mandolins

Paul Galbraith In Practice
Paul Galbraith In Practice
6:00AM
February 9, 2013

This week, we’ll hear Bach played on an unusual 8-string guitar by Paul Galbraith as well as the Modern Mandolin Quartet and guitarist John Williams.