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A Saturday Night Full of Music In Columbus

Picnic with the Pops at Columbus Commons
Picnic with the Pops at Columbus Commons
July 16, 2013

Christopher Purdy takes a look a recent Saturday in Columbus filled with performance and looks at some upcoming shows you will want to see.

Carousels are Still Crowd Pleasers

The carousel at Columbus Commons, made by Mansfield’s Carousel Works features a princess horse, frog prince and even an OSU Buckeye horse and chariot... along with a host of other fantastically curious creatures.
25, 2013

Mansfield’s Carousel Works is the world’s largest manufacturers of wooden carousels.

Opera Characters Who Have Found Themselves Unemployed

27, 2012

Opera Occupations: How many do you know?

Classical Headlines for May 26, 2011

concertgoers in lawn chairs watch a picnic with the pops performance on the lawn of the chemical abstracts service
The Picnic with the Pops summer concert series (currently held on the lawn of the Chemical Abstracts Service) will move to the new Columbus Commons for the 2012 season.
26, 2011

The first of what we hope will be a regular feature on the new Classical 101 website, here’s a roundup of some top classical music stories we’ve been following.

The Ohio State University Marching Band Plays On

Ohio State University Marching Band
The Ohio State University Marching Band: the benchmark by which all other bands must be measured
24, 2009

This Saturday, for the final Summer with the Pops program on WOSU-FM, you’ll hear some of the newest recording by TBDBITL the Best Damn Band in the Land, formally known as the Ohio State University Marching Band.

Picnic with the Pops Returns

Picnic With The Pops bandshell
The bandshell is up on the Chemical Abstracts Lawn!
11, 2009

The bandshell on the Chemical Abstracts lawn heralds the beginning of summer for Boyce