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…
Monday, May 2, 2011 by David Polk
Saturday, December 11, 2010 by David Polk
This trio from the chamber music program of Midwest Young Artists has been together in one form or another for about three years, having won many awards in that time. Their repertoire is firmly rooted in the 20th century and later and they described why in our Levin Performance studio. Jorie Butler-Geyer, violin, 16, Adlai 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 principal viola of the Chicago Youth Symphony Orchestra. She has more…
Saturday, April 1, 2017 at 11:00 am - No Introductions – WFMT Spring Membership Drive
Introductions will not air on Saturday, April 1 (this is NOT an April Fool’s joke!) due to the WFMT Spring Membership Drive. To support original WFMT programming like Introductions, make a donation here.
Saturday, April 8, 2017 at 11:00 am - No Introductions – WFMT Spring Membership Drive
Introductions will not air on Saturday, April 8 due to the WFMT Spring Membership Drive. To support original WFMT programming like Introductions, make a donation here.
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.