Morning Classical Host
October 24, 2017
Music commentator Miles Hoffman remembers the remarkable Carnegie Hall debut of the violinist, considered by many to be one of the greatest in history.
October 23, 2017 | Cody Drabble
Pianist and composer John Hillebrandt is coming to Sac State to perform all 12 of his "Transcendental Hymn-Fantasies" cycle this weekend. He joins Insight in studio to perform selections and discuss his inspiration.
October 19, 2017
Hart talks about the inspiration and challenges behind his stunning score for the deeply existential film A Ghost Story.
October 16, 2017
The director's innovative production of Hopscotch, which unfolds across the city of Los Angeles, deploys over 125 performers, six composers and a fleet of limousines.
October 13, 2017 | Kevin Doherty
Rachel Barton Pine is one of the most sought after violinists in the world. What does that mean? It means that she is very, very busy. She is constantly travelling from place to place; balancing family life, a career, and a Foundation.
October 6, 2017 | Chris Remington
Grisha Goryachev and Yuri Liberzon are classically trained guitarists from Russia who’ve travelled the world playing a variety of styles. The Sacramento Guitar Society hosts them for a special concert this weekend.
October 4, 2017
NPR's Scott Simon talks with opera singer Charity Tillemann-Dick, whose new memoir chronicles her double lung transplant, her recovery and how it feels to sing with someone else's lungs.
October 3, 2017
After the comedian and cellist met on a flight, the two struck up a friendship and decided to release an album on which Murray sings and reads American classics accompanied by a classical trio.
September 28, 2017
As the superstar tenor's voice grows deeper and darker with age, he's still able to float notes of pillowy softness on his new album devoted to French opera.