Morning Classical Host
November 22, 2017
The Russian baritone known for his burnished voice died Wednesday. He announced in 2015 that he had been diagnosed with brain cancer.
November 16, 2017 | Kevin Doherty
Lara Downes is giving us a preview of her new album in 12 weekly episodic pre-releases. "For Lenny," due out in February, is a commemorative album honoring Leonard Bernstein for his 100th birthday.
November 9, 2017
Donna Apidone shares how she chose music for this month's CapRadio Reads — a conversation with an author who tracked her family's experience during the Holocaust — to show ultimate respect for those who lost their lives.
November 6, 2017 | Chris Remington
Composer Jordan Roper talks about his piece "My Name is Mitka," composed in honor of Reno resident and only survivor of the Pfaffenwald experimentation camp Mitka Kalinski.
November 3, 2017
Sacramento State's School of Music hosts the 40th annual Festival of New American Music starting today through Nov. 12. Line Upon Line Percussion performs live in studio, and director Stephen Blumberg previews the lineup.
November 2, 2017 | Jeff Hudson
For this week's Sound Advice, CapRadio's theatre critic Jeff Hudson highlights some local classical music concerts to check out.
October 30, 2017 | Kevin Doherty
Ghouls, ghosts, and goblins are about this Halloween accompanied by some spooky selections from CapRadio. Prepare to be scared stiff by classical music's eeriest tunes.