Morning Classical Host
April 19, 2018
Eleftheria Kotzia has performed all around the world. Her first stop in Sacramento includes classes and a concert at the Sofia.
April 17, 2018 | Kevin Doherty
While most people think of Star Wars when they think of John Williams, the Academy Award-winning composer also served as conductor of the Boston Pops in the '80s and early '90s. Conductor Keith Lockhart and the Pops salute Williams Thursday in Davis.
April 16, 2018
A collaboration between three prominent artistic voices — singer Lawrence Brownlee, composer Tyshawn Sorey and poet Terrance Hayes — examines what it means to be a black man in America today.
April 6, 2018
Florence Beatrice Price was born on April 9, 1887. We're celebrating the birthday of the first African-American woman to have her work performed by a major symphony by featuring her 2nd Violin Concerto at 6:30 p.m. on Monday.
March 1, 2018 | Cody Drabble
Jeff Hudson recommends classical concerts in the region for this week's Sound Advice.
February 23, 2018 | Cody Drabble
Classical pianist Lara Downes released “For Lenny” in the centennial year of Leonard Bernstein’s birth. She performs classics and lost gems from the Bernstein catalog live in the Insight studio.
Enjoy this Valentine's Day classical playlist, handcrafted from the sensitive sides of CapRadio's music hosts.
February 12, 2018
The renowned film composer, who scored Arrival and The Theory of Everything, died Friday in Berlin, Germany.
February 12, 2018
Like her violin concertos, which were recently rediscovered in an abandoned house, Florence Price's undervalued reputation is undergoing some richly deserved restoration.
February 6, 2018 | Kevin Doherty
Dr. Anton Armstrong and the St. Olaf Choir continue their tour of the West Coast Tuesday night at the Mondavi Center in Davis. Recognized for their annual Christmas Festival, this amateur choir performs at a professional level.