Every week WXXI-FM Classical 91.5 celebrates outstanding young classical musicians on the program From the Top (Sundays at 5:00 p.m.) But there are so many more outstanding young classical musicians around the world that we don't hear about as often.
Ruth Phinney's blog
From the Top’s first international show in Bogotá, Colombia last week was a collaboration with the Batuta National Foundation (Colombia’s national youth music program) and the Filarmónica Joven de Colombia (Colombia’s national youth orchestra), and was one of the most inspiring and rewarding journeys we have ever experienced.
The 21st century is bringing with it a whole new generation of composers who are actively writing and performing classical music.
Check out the new takes on classical performances at:
This week you are in for a treat!
It is amazing what technology and social media have done for classical music lovers worldwide.
This is just one amazing video of composer Eric Whitacre and what he's doing to unite music lovers via social media. What do you think? http://www.wimp.com/choirvoices/