In the first half of today’s program, we featured 18 year old soprano Michelle Boggess of Mt. Prospect High School, who will be attending DePaul University in the fall. In the second half, we featured members of the Elgin Youth Symphony Orchestra’s Chamber Music Institute, including their Sterling Brass Quintet and the Maud Powell String more…
Saturday, July 2, 2011 by David Polk
Monday, May 2, 2011 by David Polk
The members of the Meshugene Quartet of Midwest Young Artists in Highwood, Illinois (MYA) were winners of the MYA division of the Discover National Chamber Music Competition in 2011. They will also be competing in the Fischoff National Chamber Music Competition in May of this year. The group is coached by Rami Solomonow and Allan more…
Saturday, August 27, 2016 at 11:00 am - Lucie Ticho, 18, cello
On Saturday’s broadcast, we feature 18 year old cellist Lucie Ticho. Lucie Ticho has studied cello with Tanya Carey for 11 years. This fall, she will study with Richard Aaron as a student of the exchange program between Columbia University and The Juilliard School. She was a member of the Chicago Youth Symphony Orchestra (CYSO) for 7 years more…
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