Bring a date-or your mother-to a free concert by the Columbus Symphony, Thursday November 7 at 6.30 in the Ohio Theater. Bar opens at 5.30.
Did you hear that? That thing that just went bump in the night? Maybe it’s just the black cat dragging in another wayward trick-or-treater. Or maybe it’s something stirring in the world beyond. This vintage video of the 1948 live TV performance of Menotti’s opera “The Medium” brings the dark side of the spirit world to life on stage.
A Mansfield day care worker and Classical 101 listener is turning babies into classical music fans.
In his autobiography Up from Slavery, the great American educator Booker T. Washington famously wrote, “Those who are happiest are those who do the most for others.” Saturday The American Sound celebrates America’s great tradition of volunteering and community service with classic performances of music by Bernstein, Schuman and Gould.
Catch the otherworldly music of Claude Debussy and Stephen Paulus when the OSU School of Music faculty flute/harp/viola trio Cosmos performs live on Classical 101 Monday, Oct. 14 at 1 pm.
Eleven months of the year, the pumpkin languishes in relative obscurity, But come October, it’s all about Jack o’ lanterns, roasted pumpkin seeds and pumpkin pie. Join Classical 101′s Jennifer Hambrick for music for pumpkin season Saturday at 6 pm on The American Sound.
Practicing an instrument can make you think faster – for longer.
Long since known as “the king of instruments,” the piano just got even grander.
Tattoos too lowbrow for those who dig classical music? Nope.
“(Beethoven),” says pianist Jonathan Biss, “can make us feel that he’s reinventing the world.”