Weekly Highlights: June 19th-25th
Every week is concert week on Classical 101. Tune in to hear everything from Ravel to Bach with witty insight and conversation from hosts in-the-know. Here's a sneak peek of what's on the menu for next week, May 19th - 25th.
Sunday, June 19th:
1:00 PM, Music in Mid-Ohio with Christopher Purdy
Copland's Appalachian Spring Suite performed by the Westerville Symphony at Otterbein University; Peter Stafford Wilson, conductor.
8:00 PM, Musica Sacra
Vivaldi's Stabat Mater
Monday, June 20th:
7:00 PM, Essential Classics
Mussorgsky's Night on Bald Mountain is familiar to many audiences, especially fans of Disney's feature-length cartoon, Fantasia.
Tuesday, June 21st:
7:00 PM, The American Sound with Jennifer Hambrick
"Festivals" from David Gillingham's Summer of 2008
Wednesday, June 22nd:
7:00 PM, Fretworks with John Rittmeyer
Guitarist Victor Villadangos and a contemporary piece from Argentina titled Sounds from that Day.
Thursday, June 23rd:
7:00 PM, Symphony@7
Nielson's Symphony No. 1
Friday, June 24th:
7:00 PM, The San Francisco Symphony
Stravinsky's Jeu de cartes
Saturday, June 25th:
1:00 PM, Opera and More with Christopher Purdy
Meyerbeer's Les Huguenots is a true grand opera, in all senses of the word. It spans five full acts and features an enormous cast and multiple set changes. Tune in this Saturday to hear Classical 101 host Christopher Purdy's description of this thrilling opera.
6:00 PM, The American Sound
Alan Hovhaness' symphony Vision of Andromeda
7:00 PM, Fretworks
Capriccio for Plucked Orchestra by Hans Gal