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Top 12 Classical Science Fiction Film Soundtracks

2001: A Space Odyssey
2001: A Space Odyssey is well known for it's profound classical soundtrack.
3, 2014

Music and film are inextricably linked. The right music can make a bad film tolerable, a good film better, and a great film a classic.

50 Greatest Classical Recordings of All Time

Abbey Saint-Michel_de_Cuxa
Abbey Saint-Michel de Cuxa where Pablo Casals made a recording of the Bach Cello Suites in the mid-50s.
15, 2014

Pablo Casals, Johann Sebastian Bach, Cello Suites, BBC Music Magazine

ProMusica’s Gala Features Classically-Trained “Garage Band”

8, 2014

Time for Three invades Columbus with ProMusica Chamber Orchestra Friday evening at 8:00 pm. It is a performance not to be missed!

Concertmaster Quiz: Name That Tune

14, 2014

How many famous solos can YOU name?

Janine Jansen: Exploited – Or Driven?

8, 2014

Dutch violinist Janine Jansen began violin studies at 6-years-old. Now 35, she has ascended to the ranks of the worlds finest violinists. Some have asked if she is there by choice, or has been pushed (some use the word exploited) by those around her.

A Full Slate of Weekend Holiday Specials on Classical 101

It Came Upon A Midnight Clear Sheet Music on Music Stand
Listen to Christmas specials this weekend on Classical 101.
19, 2013

Along with the regular music you enjoy on Classical 101, there are some wonderful special programs for the holidays, as well. Saturday at 4:30 pm, The First Community Church Chancel Choir and instrumentalists from the Columbus Symphony present Lessons and Carols, the First Community Church Christmas Eve service from 2012. Sunday at 1:00 pm is [...]

Memorable Bach from Pianist Andras Schiff

25, 2013

I am always amazed when performing artists such as pianist Andras Schiff can play a long and complex collection of keyboard works such as J. S. Bach’s Well-Temepered Clavier, all in one evening, live in concert, and entirely from memory. That’s what took place at London’s Wigmore Hall this past weekend.

Return to Camelot: Music in the Kennedy White House

President and Mrs. Kennedy with Isaac Stern after a White House performance
November 18, 2013

Three days in Dallas still reverberate with many today…a series on Classical 101 will look at the artistic and cultural legacy of the Kennedy years beginning tonight at 8:00 pm. Boyce Lancaster is your host for Return to Camelot: Music in the Kennedy White House…Mon-Thurs at 8:00 pm on Classical 101

21st-Century Prodigy? Don’t Let Emily Bear Hear You Call Her That

11, 2013

There is a young lady named Emily Bear who has had the word prodigy attached to her name by many, but she’d rather you not.

Top Ten Tenors

31, 2013

Who is YOUR favorite tenor?