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Classical 101

Weekly Highlights: Oct. 16th - 22nd

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A portrait of American composer William Grant Still by Carl Van Vechten.

Whether you're in the mood for some Handel, or feeling more like Stravinsky's Firebird would light up your day, Classical 101 has something for everyone each week. Daily programming such as The Amadeus Deli provide the staples— the meat and potatoes of Classical repertoire— while special evening shows such as Fretworks and The American Sound add a little spice to the musical palette. 

Here's what is in store for the week of Sunday, October 16th through Saturday, October 22nd:

Sunday, October 16th:

1:00 PM, Music in Mid-Ohio with Christopher Purdy

Selections played by Chamber Music Columbus's guest ensemble Imani Winds

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BOMbCsFV4ns

8:00 PM, Musica Sacra with Christopher Purdy

Tomas Luis de Victoria's Missa pro defunctis 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KJEkp17KEWw

Monday, October 17th:

7:00 PM, Essential Classics with Christopher Purdy

Schubert's Military March

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5Wf7PR9Nk_s

Tuesday, October 18th:

7:00 PM, The American Sound with Jennifer Hambrick

Jubilee by George Whitefield Chadwich

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=h0CLyU9dPXM

Wednesday, October 19th:

7:00 PM, Fretworks with John Rittmeyer

Isaac Albeniz's Asturias

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=inBKFMB-yPg

Thursday, October 20th:

7:00 PM, Symphony@7 with John Rittmeyer

Charles Hubert Parry's Symphony No. 3

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=h5dyxj_pSRY

Saturday, October 21st:

1:00 PM, Opera and More with Christopher Purdy

The Tsar's Bride by Rimsky-Korsakov

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5Rrt8UppVxc

6:00 PM, The American Sound with Jennifer Hambrick

William Grant Still's Afro-American Symphony is considered to be the first symphony written by an African American and performed in the US. It's a landmark work that more Americans should know by name and sound. 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2OXmKehGDmE

7:00 PM, Fretworks with John Rittmeyer

Gnossienne No. 1 by Erik Satie

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PLFVGwGQcB0