ClassicalRush.org is a website and on-line music service based in Dallas, Texas, dedicated to serving the classical music lifestyle. The primary aim is to change the way that classical music is enjoyed by providing worthwhile content in the digital space. You can listen to extraordinary music through the site, as well as find out a wealth of information about arts and culture throughout North Texas, and the world!
Classical music is a part of our everyday experience. In addition to hearing beautiful music in concert halls and venues, you can explore classical music in every media, from commercials to movies and from video games to theater; it has permeated our culture. While you listen to ClassicalRush.org, you’ll not only hear recognizable classics, but also stay up-to-date on the current state of contemporary classical music. You will hear the very best of classical music, from amazing archived concerts to exciting new developments in the genre, including crossover interests with rock, blues, jazz and folk.
The mission of ClassicalRush is exciting: ClassicalRush is an organization dedicated to growing the community of those who recognize the essential human need for artistic endeavor. ClassicalRush keeps you informed, featuring music coming up in the area in high rotation, as well as archives. It contains links that connect you to the latest news and upcoming events on arts and culture, music and special events.
The Local Artist Spotlight keeps residents of the Dallas-Fort Worth area informed about who is making it big. Check out the Upcoming Local Events section to help plan your next cultural outing. Cool New Classical is the page that provides you engaging videos and stories of novel and interesting classical music headlines. Check the Global Arts News section for the biggest stories in the Classical Music world.
All of this, and much more, is available at ClassicalRush.org!
About the founders of ClassicalRush
Co-Founder, Executive Director, Programmer Extraordinaire, and Classical music’s Stealth Bomber! Tickling the ivories while building a Lego fortress with her exuberant little fellows, this highly versatile gal is the whole package!
Sarah has spent her career creating and exploring classical music in profound ways. Originally from Shreveport, Louisiana, she began playing the piano at three years old. After earning a Bachelor of Music in piano performance in 2001, she continued her studies in France. In 2006, she utilized her inside knowledge of classical music to embark on a successful broadcasting career. Her vast knowledge of music, and keen interest in what people truly enjoy, coalesce nicely to strongly inform the dynamic sound of the new ClassicalRush!
Co-Founder, Director of Development, Writer/Producer/Straightener-upper…whatever’s still hangin’ round at the end of the day, she trims, boxes and stores for another day.
Sheryl’s life-long career in DFW radio was launched back in 1985 with KDNT FM in Denton, TX, as an afternoon drive personality, as well as full-time account executive. This led to substantial experience in the classic rock, contemporary Christian, adult contemporary and finally, classical music formats. Sheryl’s unique combination of sales, marketing, on-air, production and market knowledge, allow her to apply a powerful skillset to this awesome music venture of ClassicalRush!