*Broadcast begins at 10AM instead of the usual 11AM due to an early start of today’s live broadcast of the Metropolitan Opera from New York. [Audio clip: view full post to listen] While there are abundant performance opportunities and competition for young musicians, there are far fewer opportunities through which young composers can have their more…
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Archive for April 7, 2012
Saturday, April 7, 2012 by David Polk
Saturday, March 4, 2017 at 11:00 am - LIVE: Trio Fiammata
Trio Fiammata is a piano trio made up of students from the Midwest Young Artists Conservatory in Highwood, IL. Their members include 15 year old violinist Kirsten Lee (Bolingbrook High School), 17 year old cellist Matthew Udry (Tremper High School, Kenosha, WI), and 15 year old pianist Kimberly Han (Lake Forest High School). The trio more…
Saturday, March 25, 2017 at 11:00 am - LIVE: Kayla Cabrera, 18, viola
On Saturday’s live broadcast, we feature 18 year old violist Kayla Cabrera. Kayla began her music studies at age 13. She is currently a scholarship fellow at the Academy of the Music Institute of Chicago, where she studies with Roland and Almita Vamos. She is also co-principal viola of the Chicago Youth Symphony Orchestra. She has more…
Introductions is made possible by the generous support of The Negaunee Foundation, the Richard P. and Susan Kiphart Family, The Siragusa Foundation, Chet Gougis and Shelley Ochab, and the listener supporters of WFMT.
Introductions is an original production of WFMT and is hosted and produced by Michael San Gabino. The executive producer is David Polk.