Morning Classical Host and Classical Content Coordinator
CapRadio Intern Esther Myers' Capstone Project: Sacramento Youth Symphony Feature Story And Concert Preview
April 24, 2019
For many young classical musicians, the Sacramento Youth Symphony is a musical mecca. These talented teenagers find more than just excellent training as members of the SYS. They also get exposed to music outside the traditional classical music canon.
April 16, 2019
The young composer's opera, which debuted at the Los Angeles Opera, was inspired by her own experience as a survivor of sexual assault.
March 15, 2019 | Kevin Doherty
Capital Public Radio's Kevin Doherty and other classical public radio hosts put together their favorite albums for this march, with an emphasis on Women's History Month, piano, birthdays and vocal music.
March 11, 2019 | Kevin Doherty
Sacramento-based concert pianist Lara Downes is well known for her creative programming. In concerts and on CDs, she draws from wide-ranging sources to address a common theme. On her latest release, that theme is both universal and highly personal.
February 28, 2019
André Previn died Thursday morning in Manhattan. He was a composer of Oscar-winning film music, conductor, pianist and music director of major orchestras.
February 21, 2019
Sacramento Philharmonic & Opera will perform “Sleep Furiously” by Loren Loiacono on Feb. 23, 2019 at 8:00 p.m. at the Sacramento Community Center Theater.
February 18, 2019
The mayor of Cremona, Italy, blocked traffic during five weeks of recording and asked residents to please keep quiet so master musicians could play four instruments — note by note — for posterity.
February 15, 2019 | Kevin Doherty
Er-Gene Kahng, the first violinist to record two long-lost concertos by classical composer Florence Price, will perform one of them this weekend with the Camellia Symphony. Kahng talked about Price's music and legacy with CapRadio's Kevin Doherty.
Enjoy this Valentine's Day classical playlist, handcrafted from the sensitive sides of CapRadio's music hosts.
February 1, 2019 | Sammy Caiola
A new program delivers sonatas and symphonies to the doorsteps of homebound seniors. And just as food staves off hunger, some experts say music can stave off depression, or even dementia.