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June 7, 2013 at 12:00 pm
Stravinsky’s Le Sacre du Printemps (The Rite of Spring) premiered 100 years ago in Paris! Russian pianist Svetlana Belsky discusses and performs the entire work, transcribed for one piano by Chicago’s own Vladimir Leyetchkiss. Critically acclaimed as “a passionate pianist and scholar”, Svetlana Belsky is an in-demand recitalist and chamber pianist, noted for her remarkable [...]
May 3, 2013 at 12:00 pm
David Kalhous is increasingly gaining recognition in Europe and the United States for his elegant musicianship, brilliant pianism, probing intelligence, and adventurous programming. With wide-ranging repertoire spanning three centuries, he is equally at home with music of Scarlatti and Bach, Beethoven and Chopin, and Ligeti and Feldman. He has studied around the world (Prague, Vienna, [...]
April 5, 2013 at 8:00 pm
(SPECIAL TIME: Friday 8:00 PM) In honor of National Poetry Month, this month’s broadcast will explore the art songs of Hugo Wolf, with texts by Eichendorff, Morike, and Goethe, performed by baritone Ryan de Ryke and pianist Daniel Schlosberg.
March 1, 2013 at 12:15 pm
Pianist Blair McMillen plays works of Debussy, Marc Mellits, N. Mulley, and Joan Tower live from the Sherwood Community Music School of Columbia College Chicago on the Pianoforte Salon Series with Host Dave Schwann.
February 1, 2013 at 12:15 pm
The Vox 3 Collective: Alexia Kruger, Juliet Petrus and Ashlee Hardgrave with pianist James Morehead perform Geschlechtsverkehrt: Gender-bending songs for female voices by Franz Schubert live from the Sherwood Community Music School of Columbia College Chicago on the Pianoforte Salon Series with Host Dave Schwann.