Classical Showcase

Fridays at 7 p.m. on Classical 101
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Special concerts and recitals from far and wide, Fridays at 7pm.

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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, April 17-23:

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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, February 21st through 27th, 2016. 

Weekly Highlights for February 21st-27th: 

Sunday, February 21st: 

1:00 PM, Concerts@Ohio State with Christopher Purdy

Mozart's Overture from The Magic Flute played by the OSU Symphony and conducted by Marshall Haddock.

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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, January 31 through February 6, 2016. 

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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, January 31 through February 6, 2016. 

Beethoven and Shostakovich on Classical Showcase

Jun 25, 2015

The next Classical Showcase on Friday evening at 7 on Classical 101, will present two great works: Beethoven's Piano Concerto No. 4 in G and Symphony No. 5 in D Minor by Dmitri Shostakovich.  

Monteverdi's Vespers on the Next Classical Showcase

Jun 18, 2015
John Eliot Gardiner conducting at Carnegie Hall in 2012.
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Claudio Montiverdi's Vespers of 1610 will be the next musical offering presented on the "Carnegie Hall Live" series on Classical Showcase Friday evening at 7 on Classical 101.  

Baritone Thomas Hampson Featured on Classical Showcase

May 22, 2015
Thomas Hampson
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American Baritone Thomas Hampson will present a recital with pianist Wolfram Rieger called "War Cries and Lamentationsons" on Classical Showcase Friday evening at 7pm on Classical 101.  It's part of the "Carnegie Hall Live" series recorded earlier this year in New York City.

All Beethoven Program on Classical Showcase

May 14, 2015

Friday evening at 7 on Classical 101, Classical Showcase presents three piano concertos in an all-Beethoven program with Leif Ove Andsnes, who will lead the Mahler Chamber Orchestra from the keyboard.

Classical Showcase Begins "Carnegie Hall Live!" Series

Apr 10, 2015
Carnegie Hall
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Join us Friday evenings at 7 pm for Classical Showcase as we begin a 13-part series, "Carnegie Hall Live!" here on Classical 101.  Each week a guest host welcomes world-famous luminaries to the Carnegie stage, including the Berlin Philharmonic, the Philadelphia, Chicago, and San Francisco Symphony Orchestras.

Music from Caramoor Festival on Classical Showcase

Mar 19, 2015

This Friday’s program, recorded June 21 of last year, features violinist Joshua Bell with the Orchestra of St. Luke’s conducted by Cristian Macalaru. 

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