Sounds of the classical guitar can be heard in a variety of settings in music of Mozart, J.S. Bach, Issac Albeniz and Yann Tiersen on the next Fretworks Saturday evening at 7 p.m. on Classical 101.
Last Thursday, Detroit Tigers hitter Prince Fielder chose Mozart’s requiem as his at-bat music. If you could choose at-bat music – music that tells the world something about how you’re going to play the game, largely construed – what would you choose?
Isabel Leonard joins the ranks of soprano Renee Fleming, mezzo-soprano Joyce DiDonato and other opera elites in winning the 2013 Richard Tucker Award.
“It’s really not about whether a certain piece of music has the “it” ingredient that will improve someone’s mental faculties. Rather, listening in and of itself improves those faculties, and it also does a whole lot more—it makes us better people.”
Skiing with Bach, cooking with Beethoven and hunting with Mendelssohn – Columbus author and music teacher Debra Berndt’s novel Hips of Venus has all that and more – and that’s just Volume One.
Robert Ward of the OSU School of Music faculty discusses the upcoming performance of Mozart’s Requiem at Mershon auditorium
Author Paul Elie contends that technology has rendered live performance unnecessary
Mozart and Haydn with the Columbus Symphony at the Ohio Theater, February 1 and 2 at 8 pm.
This Sunday’s Musica Sacra presents Verdi’s Requiem on the anniversary of his death. Antonio Pappano conducts the Academy of St. Cecilia Orchestra and Chorus
Cellist and conductor Yuli Turofsky died yesterday at the age of 73. He was the founder and music director of the Canadian chamber orchestra, I Musici de Montreal.