The New York Times reports that Misty Copeland, whose openness about race in ballet helped to make her one of the most famous ballerinas in the United States, was promoted on Tuesday by American Ballet Theater, becoming the first African-American female principal dancer in the company's 75-year history.
This Week on Intermezzo, Host Chris Wolf Pays Tribute to a Man, Many Consider the Best Violinist in the World--Period. Mr. Jascha Heifetz
Tune in every day this week at 1:00 PM (CST) when host Chris Wolf features a performance by Mr. Heifetz. Keep reading to watch Chris' introduction to The King of violinists.
It is the last Saturday of June, and the first official Saturday of summer!
Hey Winnipeg, it's the last weekend in June! What are you doing?
What do all these things have in common? The Winnipeg Symphony Orchestra's 6th annual Garden Magic and Music Soiree. Our classic Summer blogger Sara Krahn takes us there.
Tune in every day at 1:00 PM (CST) to listen to a complete work recorded by this multi-award winning American Ensemble. Only on Classic 107!
Beloved Composer Leonard Bernstein on the Importance of Believing in Each Other and How Art Fortifies Our Mutual Dignity
"We must learn to know ourselves better through art. We must rely more on the unconscious, inspirational side of man... We must believe, without fear, in people."
Very sad to hear the news about James Horner this morning.