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, […]
WORT is in search of a classical music show host or substitute.
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 […]
April 3 2014 Calendar Thursday April 3, 7:30 pm at the Mitby theater, Madison College, 1701 Wright Street, Madison. The Madison Metropolitan Band. The Madison Metropolitan Band, conducted by Scott Teeple, is a community ensemble that plays classical band music. Friday April 4 12:15 pm at the First Unitarian Church, 900 University Bay Drive, Madison. […]