Friday Apr 11
Bela Fleck Confirms World Premiere of 'How to Write a Banjo Concerto'
April 19th at the Nashville Film Festival marks the world premiere of BA©la Fleck's full-length documentary, How to Write a Banjo Concerto .
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Click on Classical: Quintessential Beethoven, a surprising lesson, naming chamber groups
Every Monday morning at about 9:15, I join John Birge on Classical MPR to discuss some of the stories we're featuring on our site.
Punch Brothers only part of Chris Thile's busy schedule
Mandolin player Chris Thile has been getting over some sort of cold or flu, but really, he could barely bother to slow down and be sick.
The finest festival I've played, hands down'
Musician, composer, teacher, mentor. Not only is Mike Marshall one of the most innovative and revered New Acoustic musicians in the world, his annual Mandolin Symposium - a summer camp in Santa Cruz, California co-produced with longtime pal David Grisman - has turned out many of the era's finest players.
Newman Center 2014-15 season pushes the new, with some old favorites
D The Bill T. Jones/Arnie Zane Dance Company will perform with musicians from DU's Lamont School of Music next year.