Classical Content Coordinator and Host
March 21, 2017
Piotr Anderszewski is one of the most revered pianists today, and one of the most delightfully unpredictable. His new album links composers with a direct line from brainstorm to masterpiece.
March 6, 2017
How do you attract a more diverse audience at the opera? One answer is to produce operas with characters that look more like the general citizenry.
March 3, 2017
A special performance by the Sacramento Philharmonic on March 4 features guest conductor Michelle Merrill. She joins Executive Director Alice Sauro to preview the performance and discuss the challenges of being a woman in the profession.
March 2, 2017 | Jeff Hudson
As the classical winter concerts continue throughout the Sacramento region, music critic Jeff Hudson has your reviews and previews in this week’s Sound Advice.
February 27, 2017
It's become an annual tradition for NPR to host a live band in our studios for a full day. This year, we invited around 70 musicians from Washington, D.C.'s National Symphony Orchestra to play the musical interludes between stories on ATC.
February 27, 2017
Twice each weekend on CapRadio Music, Stephen Peithman presents Connections, a one-hour excursion into the often surprising links between concepts, themes and people in classical music. Peithman talked with us about his approach to the popular show.
February 17, 2017 | Kevin Doherty
Sacramento State's annual piano series will feature Korean virtuoso Yoonie Han on Saturday night. Ms. Han is celebrating the release of her new recording of a suite by composer Enrique Granados, which was inspired by Spanish painter Francisco Goya.
February 16, 2017 | Kevin Doherty
Conductor Dennis Russell Davies has spent much of his career performing works by living composers like Philip Glass. Last Friday, Davies and the Bruckner Orchester Linz performed the West Coast premiere of Glass' Symphony No. 11 in Davis.
February 10, 2017 | Kevin Doherty
Sacramento State professor and flutist Laurel Zucker is a world-renowned performer, a prolific composer, and she even owns her own record label. Zucker has just released a new CD titled Lyrical Sonatas for Flute and Guitar.