Baton Hero: Interactive Conducting Exhibit Makes You a Maestro

10:40AM
May
6, 2014

A high-tech museum exhibit unleashes your inner conductor.

What’s the Next Unusual Venue for Classical Music Concerts?

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Live classical music - a new kind of "dentist's office music"?
10:00AM
May
5, 2014

Fascinated by the trend of live classical music performances taking place in unusual places, Classical 101′s Jennifer Hambrick asks, Where else fresh, unusual, innovative could live classical music pop-up concerts, well, pop up?

Mozart Minute: Father Trouble

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Catch The Mozart Minute every Friday at noon during the Amadeus Deli, and listen to the podcast at wosu.org/podcasts.
11:40AM
May 2, 2014

Mozart’s relationship with his father, Leopold Mozart, was legendarily intense. In 1781, when Mozart was 25 years old, that relationship came to a tipping point.

Celebrate National Barbecue Month Saturday on The American Sound

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Music for the backyard barbecue on The American Sound, 6 pm Saturday, on Classical 101.
1:42PM
May
1, 2014

In the advent of National Barbecue Month, Classical 101′s Jennifer Hambrick tells of discovering North Carolina barbecue – and realizing she’s a red sauce kind of woman.

Women in Music Columbus to Put On Free Concert

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Flutist Chelsea Tanner and pianist Jiung Yoon perform in a Women in Music Columbus concert.
1:45AM
May 1, 2014

Women in Music Columbus presents its first-ever concert devoted exclusively to music by women composers with Ohio ties.

Recent Ivory Ban Is Cause for Concern for Some Classical Musicians

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A new federal ban on ivory and the tiny ivory tips of some string instruments are giving musicians cause for concern.
3:02PM
April
30, 2014

A new federal rule is giving some musicians pause about traveling internationally with their instruments.

The Newest Classical Music Concert Venue: Your Living Room

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The next venue for classical music performances: your living room.
2:18PM
April
30, 2014

Would you host a classical music concert in your home?

Mozart Minute: Mini Mozart

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Catch The Mozart Minute every Friday at noon during the Amadeus Deli, and listen to the podcast at wosu.org/podcasts.
11:40AM
April 25, 2014

In this episode of The Mozart Minute, learn about the four-year-old Mozart’s very first musical work.

Get Your Silly on with Classical Music Comedy Group Salut Salon

10:00AM
April
25, 2014

Note: this is not your grandmother’s violin concerto.