When: May 6th, 6 pm.
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The launch of Get Classical at the Rose Bar, an intimate evening of classical performance and commentary over aperitifs, brings the grandeur of the 19th-century salon to the 21st-century lounge.
Merging the contemporary and traditional classical worlds, Get Classical carves out a new space, revitalizing this very important part of our city’s culture.
Ilona Oltuski is a music journalist who, inspired by interviews and friendships with great musicians, founded the music blog GetClassical and her website, GetClassical.org, in 2009. Featuring intimate portraits of classical performers and their stories, and written by a blogger who is herself a lay musician, GetClassical prides itself on peering into the inner world of the artist and some of the developing trends within the world of music.
Terrance McKnight is the award-winning weekday evening host for Classical 105.9 FM WQXR as well as the Saturday night radio show, All Ears with Terrance McKnight. A pianist himself, and a former professor of music at Morehouse College, McKnight brings true expertise and personal enthusiasm to his discussions of music of all genres.