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A “Concerto of the South” on the Next Fretworks

23, 2014

On our next Fretworks broadcast Saturday evening at 7 on Classical 101, we’ll have some musical warmth for a cold day with the Concierto del Sur, “Concerto of the South” by Mexican composer Manuel Ponce.

Conductor Claudio Abbado has Died at Age 80

21, 2014

One of the greatest conductors of our time has passed away at the age of 80. Claudio Abbado endured a long illness and outlived the expectations of many, working for as long as he could. He died Monday at his home in Bologna, Italy.

Making Music That Lasts, Part 1

Kuss Quartet
"It's difficult to make a string section rock..."
8, 2006

Boyce Lancaster talks with Maestro Albert-George Schram, former staff conductor of the Columbus Symphony Orchestra, about making music that lasts. This is part 1 of 3.