The Bach Dancing and Dynamite Society will wrap up its 25th anniversary jubilee with a quartet of concerts this weekend at the Playhouse at Madison’s Overture Center and the Hillside Theater at Taliesin in Spring Green. The “Quicksilver” program, running this Friday at Overture, and Sunday at Taliesin, features one of Bach’s Brandenburg Concertos, a […]
WORT is in search of a classical music show host or substitute.
Black Marigold, a Madison-based wind quintet, will open the music festivities at the 19th annual WORT Block Party this Sunday, May 22nd. These fun players of serious music will take the stage on MLK Boulevard at 11:15 a.m. Known by the acronym BMW5, Black Marigold are dynamic advocates of new instrumental music by living composers, […]
Richard Davis joins the Tuesday 8 O’Clock Buzz and host Haywood Simmons to talk about his career as an international performing musician and Professor of Bass, Jazz History and combo improvisation at the University of Wisconsin-Madison.
Longtime WORT classical music host Perry Allaire is the subject of a featured interview on the WSUM website. Perry hosts Fantasia, which is broadcast on Friday mornings from 5:00 to 8:00 a.m.
5:09 am: Die Erste Walpurgisnacht by Felix Mendelssohn performed by the Chamber Orchestra of Europe, chorus and soloists under the direction of Nicholas Harnoncourt. 5:46 am: Ballet music from Faust by Charles Gounod, performed by the Bavarian Radio Symphony conducted by COlin Davis. 6:08 am: Symphony NO. 3 by Dmitri Shostakovich performed bt rhe London […]