This Easter Sunday at noon, join Alison Young for the complete story from prophecy to resurrection in a stunning live concert with the Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra, Minnesota Chorale and soloists conducted by early music specialist Paul McCreesh.
This week on Flicks in Five, Lynne Warfel celebrates the artistry of two performers who were great song-and-dance stars who could also pull off dramatic roles with great credibility -- Fred Astaire and Judy Garland.
We all have our favorite pieces of classical music and our favorite composers, and we probably all have musical moments we'll never forget. Have you ever wanted to share those moments with other classical music lovers? Well, here's your chance!
Tonight at 7 p.m., Classical MPR is broadcasting a semi-staged performance of J.S. Bach's St. Matthew Passion featuring musicians from the University of Minnesota School of Music and the University of Music Detmold.
The springtime Jewish holiday of Passover is about liberation from slavery in ancient Egypt. In this one-hour special, superstar violinist Itzhak Perlman shares Passover music from many traditions, plus songs and memories from his childhood in Israel.
YourClassical's Inspire stream is giving you a chance to take home deluxe DVD sets of the Berlin Philharmonic's performances of Bach's St. John Passion and Bach's St. Matthew Passion. Simon Rattle leads the Berlin Philharmonic along with tenor Mark Padmore and others, in a performance staged by esteemed choreographer Peter Sellars.