I have found that the more I know about and listen to composers such as Bach, Mozart, Tchaikovsky, and Stravinsky, the more I appreciate well-crafted and well-performed music of other types.
US Airways was not excited about Time for Three’s violinists, Nicholas Kendall and Zachary De Pue, when they tried to carry their violins onto a flight from Charlotte NC which was headed to Northwest Arkansas. They were told to put them in the hold.
Time for Three, or tf3 for short, will be performing with ProMusica Chamber Orchestra Friday evening at 8:00 pm. The self-described “classically-trained garage band” will be on Classical 101 with Boyce Lancaster Friday morning at 9 am.
Time for Three invades Columbus with ProMusica Chamber Orchestra Friday evening at 8:00 pm. It is a performance not to be missed!
Join WOSU Public Media, Classical 101 and ProMusica Chamber Orchestra for a day of musical activities, crafts and a free performance open to the Columbus community.
How much do you need to know about the personal life of composers before you try to interpret their music? ProMusica Music Director David Danzmayr has some thoughts.
Are Franz Schubert’s symphonies poorly written?
After Lera Auerbach’s piano teacher heard that she was composing, he told her, “I don’t want to hear anything about it. I don’t care what you do in your spare time as long as long as it doesn’t take away from piano practice.”
‘Putnam’s Camp’ by Charles Ives contains layer after layer of seemingly unrelated rhythms, melodies, and meters. Yet, they are there for a specific purpose.
The “glamorous” life of a musician is not always that glamorous.