Classical Notes®

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

Is ‘Serial’ the first podcast to have a soundtrack released on vinyl?

 
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Click on Classical: Remembering James Horner, flashing back to ’85, and a barbershop quartet in the Capitol

 
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A new app for modern orchestra audiences

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Using Appalachian dulcimers to teach music literacy

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‘Bohemian Rhapsody’ in many forms

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Pentatonix explore the evolution of Michael Jackson

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Click on Classical: Changes in Berlin, a report from Megapolis, and an essay by Ward Jacobson

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Gustavo Dudamel cancels concert appearances due to back pain

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Click on Classical: Cell phone critics, shaming vs. booing, and life as a choirboy

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Starting a ukulele program in your classroom

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Music critic nabs concertgoer’s phone to keep her off it

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Click on Classical: ‘Wise Blood,’ sleeping softly, and a new instrument

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Composer Corner: Stravinsky

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