Andrew Kazdin combined engineering with his love of music to make Columbia Records a classical music giant
Watch Leonard Bernstein’s classical piano performance in Gershwin’s Rhapsody in Blue.
The San Francisco Symphony’s Rise to Greatness
Beginning this evening on Symphony at 7, and over the next week and a half, Classical 101 will be presenting all ten symphonies of Gustav Mahler.
Gustavo Dudamel, the very young Venezuelan conductor, ascends the ranks with some of the greats. Besides the hollywood glamour he’s brought to classical music, he’s also bringing classical music to underprivileged youth and their communities.
Leonard Bernstein and Arturo Toscanini increased the audience for classical music in this country more than anyone else before or after them.