Classical Notes®

Notes and musings on Classical Music in the media and beyond by hosts and staff at Classical Minnesota Public Radio.

Band class and the teenage brain

Click on Classical: Listening to women, hot new tracks, recording da Vinci’s piano

Pianist tries Kickstarter to fund planned album on Leonardo Da Vinci instrument

French violinist/engineer designs the 3Dvarius

Click on Classical: Shape note singing, minimalism debated, vocalists learning from instrumentalists

Enhancing General Music through the Ukulele

Click on Classical: Saving the earth, saving the bassoon

Climate change: set to string quartet

Bassoonist sets out to ‘Save the Bassoon’