classical music http://wvxu.org en Xavier University Music Series opens its 37th season http://wvxu.org/post/xavier-university-music-series-opens-its-37th-season <p>It&rsquo;s time for the 37<sup>th</sup> anniversary season of the <a href="http://www.xavier.edu/musicseries/"><strong>Xavier University Music Series</strong></a>, and new coordinator <strong>Polina Bespalko</strong> visits with our Frank Johnson to preview the upcoming year of classical piano, classical guitar and swing music concerts.</p><p> Sat, 12 Oct 2013 05:00:30 +0000 Frank Johnson 18172 at http://wvxu.org Xavier University Music Series opens its 37th season Legend of Zelda: Symphony of the Goddesses http://wvxu.org/post/legend-zelda-symphony-goddesses <p>On October 27, <strong>Legend of Zelda: Symphony of the Goddesses</strong>, comes to Cincinnati&#39;s Music Hall for one night only.</p><p>Now touring the United States and Canada, <strong><a href="http://zelda-symphony.com/" target="_blank">Symphony of the Goddesses</a></strong> brings Zelda fans and symphony goers alike an entirely new and exciting multimedia experience that honors over 25 years of the classic video game franchise <strong><em>The Legend of Zelda</em></strong>.</p><p> Tue, 01 Oct 2013 17:27:14 +0000 Jim Nolan 17686 at http://wvxu.org Legend of Zelda: Symphony of the Goddesses Bunbury, World Piano and Archery Competitions http://wvxu.org/post/bunbury-world-piano-and-archery-competitions <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Great music, old and new, is coming to town this week. The </span><a href="http://www.bunburyfestival.com/" style="line-height: 1.5;" target="_blank">Bunbury Festival</a><span style="line-height: 1.5;"> offers 80 live performances by local and national bands for three days of outstanding rock. And UC's Corbett Auditorium will resound with the classics, as twenty-four brilliant pianists compete in the </span><a href="http://www.cincinnatiwpc.org/" style="line-height: 1.5;" target="_blank">World Piano Competition</a><span style="line-height: 1.5;">. Mon, 08 Jul 2013 17:30:00 +0000 Pete Rightmire 14633 at http://wvxu.org Bunbury, World Piano and Archery Competitions Classical Revolution brings chamber music to bars and other settings http://wvxu.org/post/classical-revolution-brings-chamber-music-bars-and-other-settings <p><strong><a href="http://classicalrevolution.org/">Classical Revolution</a></strong> is a national movement to perform high-quality chamber music in non-traditional settings, in order to expose a new audience to this genre. <strong>Laura Sabo</strong> is the<strong> <a href="https://www.facebook.com/groups/96468908247">local Classical Revolution</a></strong> organizer, and she’s with our Jim Stump to talk about how the movement began and where Cincinnatians can hear a future performance.</p><p> Fri, 17 May 2013 05:32:15 +0000 Jim Stump 12601 at http://wvxu.org Classical Revolution brings chamber music to bars and other settings 2013 Wagner Festival http://wvxu.org/post/2013-wagner-festival <p>Anne Arenstein learns about the upcoming <strong>2013 Cincinnati Tri-State Wagner Festival</strong>, celebrating the works of composer Richard Wagner. Guests are<a href="http://wagnersocietycincinnati.org/"> <strong>Wagner Society Cincinnati</strong></a> founder<strong> Jim Stouffman</strong> and their opera authority, <strong>Charles Parsons</strong>, who detail the various events and performances that will take place this year.</p><p> Fri, 04 Jan 2013 05:32:25 +0000 Anne Arenstein 7613 at http://wvxu.org 2013 Wagner Festival