This evening on Symphony @ 7 we begin our ” Mahler Monday” series on Classical 101. Each Monday evening until Labor Day, we’ll be playing one of the symphonies of this great Late-Romantic Austrian composer. We’ll also have time for the song cycles and Das Lied von der Erde (The Song of the Earth), a [...]
The latest from the Arts and Autism Research Initiative, via the Ohio Arts Council and VSA Ohio
If you aspire to play in an orchestra, you could practice hard to perfect your playing. Or you could do what the musicians of the Really Terrible Orchestras of U.K. and the U.S. do: grab an instrument you’ve tried to play well but simply cannot, show up at rehearsal and laugh at your mistakes.
Opera Project Columbus presents Pagliacci at the Jewish Community Center of Columbus June 14 and 15. Here’s a new Opera Abbreviated podcast with the violent story!
In this episode of The Mozart Minute, we meet the librettist for Mozart’s most inspired operas.
Joaquin Rodrigo wrote his Fantasia para un Gentilhombre for Andres Segovia in 1954, and apart from the Concierto de Aranjuez, is the most popular music featuring guitar that he composed. The Fantasy for a Gentleman is a suite for guitar and orchestra based on music of the 17th Century guitarist Gaspar Sanz. Pepe Romero will be the [...]
Finnish composer Leevi Madetoja (1887-1947) was a younger contemporary of Jean Sibelius, and this evening on Symphony @ 7, his Third Symphony will be featured.
The otters at Washington, D.C.’s National Zoo might have small claws, but they sure can handle a keyboard.
Program listings for Serenata at 1 PM and Saturday on stage at 1:30 for June, 2014
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.