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April 30, 2013 at 3:00 pm
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.
April 26, 2013 at 3:00 pm
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.
March 26, 2013 at 1:00 pm
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.
March 19, 2013 at 3:00 pm
Anaphora Presents: clarinetist Cory Tiffin, violist Dave Moss, and pianist George LePauw performing their renditions of trios by Mozart and Bruch. These three will also share some not-to-be missed projects and events on the horizon for Chicago in 2013.
March 14, 2013 at 6:00 pm
WFMT’s George Preston is a proud alum of the Oberlin Conservatory of Music, as are soprano Alyson Cambridge, violinist David Bowlin, & pianist Spencer Myer. This special Impromptu broadcast celebrates one of America’s finest music schools.
February 13, 2013 at 3:00 pm
Since its formation in 1997, Imani Winds has established itself as one of America’s premier chamber ensembles.
January 31, 2013 at 3:00 pm
From Mozart to Radiohead, Sybarite5′s eclectic repertoire and dynamic performance style is earning this string quintet great acclaim and an ever-widening fan base. Sybarite5 is Sami Merdinian and Sarah Whitney, violins; Angela Pickett, viola; Laura Metcalf, cello; and Louis Levitt, bass.
January 23, 2013 at 3:00 pm
Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center returns to WFMT with a dynamic ensemble of young musicians including Sergey Malov and Bella Hristova, both winners of the Michael Hill International Violin Competition.
January 16, 2013 at 3:00 pm
Under Corky Siegel’s lead, The West End String Quartet & percussionist Frank Donaldson celebrate the sparkling virtuosity of classical music along with the emotional melodic style of blues, all within the intimate chamber setting of Chamber Blues. (Host: Kerry Frumkin)
January 11, 2013 at 3:00 pm
Soprano Stacey Tappan and pianist/composer Ricky Ian Gordon perform selections from “Once I Was,” their new recital album, with Gordon’s songs arranged to tell a life story.