DUO KLAVITARRE is a married couple of musicians – Joanna Ziemska playing piano and Maciej Ziemski on acoustic guitar, both from Poland where they studied at Lodz Academy of Music and now they are based in Bremen, Germany. They have been performing as a duo for last 15 years, touring around the world, including several […]
Fresco Opera will thrill you and fill you with fantastic terrors. Sharing dreams no mortal has dared to dream before. Walk through the forest to the tip of the point. We will peer into the darkness as we sit around a flame of wonder and magic and bring to life the music of the Gods. […]
Now in its fourth year, the Madison New Music Festival is helping music lovers in the city connect with the latest works by living composers. On Tuesday, August 6th, founder Zachary Green spoke with WORT’s Peter Haney about the festival, which runs August 9th, 10th, and 11th at various locations in central Madison. Highlights of […]
Last Sunday morning John W. Barker hosted his annual Christmas in July program on Musica Antiqua. During the show, he announced that it would be his last show, as failing health was forcing him to step down after nearly 20 years as one of the co-hosts on the program. John has been a major figure […]
Fresco Opera’s summer tradition is back! Opera. In a garage. For free. GARAGE OPERA! This season, we’re telling the magical fairytale of Hansel & Gretel through the eyes of the Witch. She will pull no punches and let nothing get in the way of her ruthless plans. Best of all – WE WILL BRING THE […]
“Jasmine Flowers” Experience the sounds of West and East coming together in choral music by Claude Debussy, Maurice Ravel, Toru Takemitsu, Chen Yi, Bob Chilcott, Libby Larsen, and others inspired by the musical traditions of East Asia.