Curator Melissa Wolfe talks about the inspiration we can all take away from the Columbus Museum of Arts newest exhibition showcasing the work of home town hero George Bellows. George Bellows and the American Experience through January 4, 2014. This exhibition follows on the heels of a major retrospective of the artist organized by the [...]
Your Orchestra Needs an Audience? Take It to the Pub
For a little while now, classical musicians have found bars and restaurants welcoming venues for performances of chamber music. Now an esteemed British orchestra is taking its act on a pub crawl, according to a story in London’s Evening Standard.
The Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment, known for its velvety-sounding period-instrument performances, is taking music of the Baroque – including drinking songs by Henry Purcell – on what it’s calling its “Purcell and Pork Scratchings” tour of five pubs in the London area.
Read more: Pint, Pork Scratchings and Purcell in a Classical Music Pub Crawl (ES)