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STRINGS RETUNED: Inside Quintessential Strings Performances Strings Music Festival, based in Steamboat Springs, Colorado, presents a new podcast. Music Director Michael Sachs curates a weekly highlight of previously unreleased performances and is joined by principal players from across the nation in conversation and commentary about each piece.

STRINGS RETUNED: Inside Quintessential Strings Performances Strings Music Festival, based in Steamboat Springs, Colorado, presents a new podcast. Music Director Michael Sachs curates a weekly highlight of previously unreleased performances and is joined by principal players from across the nation in conversation and commentary about each piece.

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United States

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STRINGS RETUNED: Inside Quintessential Strings Performances Strings Music Festival, based in Steamboat Springs, Colorado, presents a new podcast. Music Director Michael Sachs curates a weekly highlight of previously unreleased performances and is joined by principal players from across the nation in conversation and commentary about each piece.

Language:

English


Episodes

The Versatility of Mozart

8/26/2020
Pieces Performed MOZART Serenade No. 9 in D Major, K.320 “Posthorn” I. Adagio maestoso – Allegro con spitito Strings Festival Orchestra/Michael Sachs, Conductor Performed at Strings Music Festival in 2015 MOZART String Quartet No. 7 in E-flat Major, K.160 II. Un poco adagio Vijay Gupta, Violin Laura Albers, Violin Mark Jackobs, Viola Joel Noyes, Cello Performed at Strings Music Festival in 2019 MOZART Serenade in G Major, K.525 “Eine Kleine Nachtmusik” II. Romanze: Andante Strings...

Duration:01:02:03

Female Energy

8/19/2020
Pieces Performed BACH Brandenburg Concerto No. 5 in D Major, BWV 1050 III. Allegro Nurit Bar-Josef, Violin Jennifer Steele, Flute Mark Robson, Harpsichord Strings Festival Orchestra Performed at Strings Music Festival in 2019 DOHNÁNYI Piano Quintet in C minor, Op. 1 III. Adagio, quasi andante IV. Finale. Allegro animato-Allegro Nurit Bar-Josef, Violin Chee-Yun, Violin Lynne Ramsey, Viola Tanya Ell, Cello Wendy Chen, Piano Performed at Strings Music Festival in 2016 ROSSINI...

Duration:00:52:11

Soundscapes of Beyond

8/12/2020
Famous musician Billy Joel has said, “I think music in itself is healing. It's an explosive expression of humanity.” Seeing the humanity in each other is an essential part of sharing music. In this episode, relax to a soothing soundscape of strings, piano, and percussion from works by Claude Debussy, Joe Tompkins, Arvo Pӓrt, and Gustav Mahler. We recommend looking at the stars while you listen to Episode 4. Meet your host, Music Director Michael Sachs. @1:00 Jamey Lamar reflects on...

Duration:00:52:03

Connections Across Centuries

7/29/2020
Relationships are how we understand the past and bring it into our future. In episode three, travel over one hundred and fifty years of musical relationships between composers. How have the greats, Mozart and Haydn, inspired the more modern composers Stravinsky and Prokofiev? The heart of the music is always in our relationships, and the artists who join this episode talk about the connections between composers and amongst themselves. Pieces Performed GRIEG Holberg Suite for Strings, Op....

Duration:00:55:33

Dreamy French Composers

7/22/2020
Since we cannot travel anywhere right now, naturally, all we can think about is … travel. When our music director decided to send everyone on a journey to France, he compiled the most beautiful French pieces ever recorded at Strings Pavilion. So, pour yourself a glass of Provence rosé for this episode, and imagine lavender fields. Music Director Michael Sachs hosts the program, and is joined by commentator Jamey Lamar, concertmaster of the LA Phil Martin Chalifour, and principal keyboardist...

Duration:00:47:27

Beethoven's 250th Birthday

7/15/2020
The Beethoven 250 episode celebrates his quarter-millenium birthday with a string quartet, cello and piano duo, and two chamber orchestras performing Symphonies Nos. 2 and 4. Music Director Michael Sachs hosts the program, and is joined by commentator Jamey Lamar, violinist John Macfarlane, bassoonist William Short, and cellist Joel Noyes. Meet your host, Music Director Michael Sachs: @ 00:29 Jamey Lamar shares a clever overview of Ludwig’s life and attitudes, and how Beethoven, “you beet...

Duration:00:54:15