Give Now

Classical Music Archive

April 18, 2018

 

Sparks Of Inspiration Fly At Jacobs School’s String Instrument Laboratory

Students learning to play stringed instruments like the violin or cello face familiar challenges as they begin their musical careers, like surviving nerve-wracking auditions and making time for hours of practice. But they also have to keep their instruments well maintained. It can be tough to find someone who knows how to make tiny adjustments […]

April 9, 2018

 

West Side Story, A Teen Tale For Generations

I’m George Walker for WFIU Arts. West Side Story opened this weekend at the IU Opera Theater. When the show debuted on Broadway in 1957 I was just about the age of Baby John, the youngest member of the Jets. My friends and I spent a lot of time listening to the gang’s “Officer Krupke” […]

March 7, 2018

 

Profiles: Noah Bendix-Balgley

WFIU's Aaron Cain interviews violinist Noah Bendix-Balgley, concertmaster of the Berlin Philharmonic.

March 1, 2018

 

Unfolding Levels of Meaning in Bach’s Johannes-Passion

Conductor John Butt and violinist Bojan Cicic discuss J.S. Bach's monumental Johannes-Passion

February 26, 2018

 

Lucia di Lammermoor, Donizetti’s “Scottish Play”

"Joys and sorrows play out vividly in the music, exciting singers and moving audiences ever since the premiere." program notes by Kirby Haughland

February 20, 2018

 

Salon Latino: New Music by Latin American Composers

"We are more than a museum, where our memories rest in peace" composer Luis Ruelas

February 15, 2018

 

Lucia di Lammermoor: Betrayal, Madness And Mayhem

Lucia, "It's a real tour de force!" Kellie Motter: Edgardo, "It's the perfect tenor role!" Joseph McBrayer

February 6, 2018

 

Profiles: Patrick Summers

WFIU's Aaron Cain speaks with conductor Patrick Summers, Artistic and Music Director of Houston Grand Opera

February 5, 2018

 

A Fidl Fantazye with Noah Bendix-Balgley

"My Dad is an expert on folk dance and I've been around klezmer music all my life." Noah Bendix-Balgley, IU grad and concert master of the Berlin Philharmonic

February 5, 2018

 

Ariadne Auf Naxos: Richard Strauss’s Two-Fer

There is a land where all is pure, the land of death! ...Ariadne/ Are we not both women, and does the same heart not beat in both our breasts ? ...Zerbinetta

Next Page »

What is RSS? RSS makes it possible to subscribe to a website's updates instead of visiting it by delivering new posts to your RSS reader automatically. Choose to receive some or all of the updates from Indiana Public Media Arts & Music:

Support For Indiana Public Media Comes From

Search Arts and Music

Stay Connected

RSS e-mail itunes Facebook Twitter Flickr YouTube

What is RSS? RSS makes it possible to subscribe to a website's updates instead of visiting it by delivering new posts to your RSS reader automatically. Choose to receive some or all of the updates from Indiana Public Media Arts & Music:

Arts & Music Events RSS icon

More Events »Submit Your Event »

Arts & Music is on Twitter

Find Us on Facebook