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      Julia Bentley

      Julia Bentley

      Julia Bentley & Friends

      Mezzo-soprano Julia Bentley returns to WFMT along with 11 graduate vocal majors from DePaul and pianist Alban Kit Bridges for an all Britten program featuring the cycle “Wintry Words.”

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      Anna Deavere Smith. Photo: Mary Ellen Mark

      Anna Deavere Smith. Photo: Mary Ellen Mark

      Anna Deavere Smith & Joshua Roman

      The University of Chicago and the Harris Theater for Music and Dance present “On Grace,” a work-in-progress staged performance conceived and created by renowned actress/playwright Anna Deavere Smith in collaboration with cellist Joshua Roman.

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      Avalon Quartet

      Avalon Quartet

      Avalon Quartet

      The Avalon Quartet is currently exploring the full cycle of Bartók’s string quartets and will share some of what they’ve discovered when the ensemble returns to Impromptu.

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      Jeffrey Siegel; Photo: Dante Fontana

      Jeffrey Siegel; Photo: Dante Fontana

      Jeffrey Siegel, piano

      Host Lisa Flynn.

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      The Delphi Trio

      The Delphi Trio

      Delphi Trio

      The Delphi Trio stops by WFMT en route to the Great Lakes Chamber Music Festival as a sponsored ensemble under the auspices of the Shouse Chamber Music Institute led by Paul Katz.

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      David Fray (Photo Paolo Roversi, Virgin Classics)

      David Fray (Photo Paolo Roversi, Virgin Classics)

      David Fray

      French pianist David Fray makes his Impromptu debut with material from “Bach David Fray,” his latest CD on Virgin Classics. (Host: Lisa Flynn)

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      The Spektral Quartet

      The Spektral Quartet

      The Spektral Quartet

      The Spektral Quartet (Aurelien Fort Pederzoli and Austin Wulliman, violins; Doyle Armbrust, viola; Russell Rolen, cello) visit the 98.7WFMT studio prior to their May 29th concert.

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      Dos Sonidos

      Dos Sonidos

      Duo Sonidos

      As members of Dos Sonidos, Adam Levin and William Knuth bring the striking combination of the guitar and violin to the forefront of classical chamber music. This Impromptu will take place live from WCRB/WGBH in Boston.

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      Bella Voce (photo by Steve Leonard Photography)

      Bella Voce (photo by Steve Leonard Photography)

      Bella Voce

      Founded in 1982, Bella Voce performs classic a cappella repertoire, early music of the Americas, and contemporary music from all over the world. The last concerts in their 30th anniversary season celebrate The Sweetness of Spring.

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      Joseph Calleja (photo Simon Fowler Photography)

      Joseph Calleja (photo Simon Fowler Photography)

      Joseph Calleja

      Joseph Calleja performs arias from his recent CD’s “The Maltese Tenor” and “Be My Love A tribute to Mario Lanza” live on this Impromptu from the Levin Performance Studio. Lisa Flynn hosts.

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