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Kontras Quartet (Rebroadcast)

6/10/2019
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The Kontras Quartet returns to perform works of Felix Mendelssohn, Leoš Janáček, Caroline Shaw, and Maurice Ravel on this rebroadcasted Live from WFMT from February 2019. Eleanor Bartsch Francois Henkins Ben Weber Jean Hatmaker Admired for their “superlative artistry” (CVNC Arts Journal), the Kontras Quartet has established an international following for their vibrant and nuanced performances. The “superb Chicago-based ensemble” ... Recommended Stories Kontras Quartet Kontras...

Duration:01:31:34

Matthew Hagle

6/3/2019
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Pianist Matthew Hagle returns to Live From WFMT with a solo piano recital of music by Brahms, Medtner, and Janáček. Recommended Stories Matthew Hagle Robert Chen Robert Chen and Matthew Hagle Matthew Hagle Matthew Hagle The post Matthew Hagle appeared first on 98.7WFMT.

Duration:01:51:34

Midsummer’s Music

5/13/2019
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Midsummer’s Music brings a varied ensemble to perform works of Turina, Mozart, and Mendelssohn for this live recital from the Fay and Daniel Levin Performance studio at WFMT. Dan Won, Clarinet David Perry, Violin I Stephanie Preucil, Violin II Sally Chisholm, Viola I Allyson Fleck, Viola II Walter Preucil, Cello Andrew Keller, Bass Jeannie Yu, Piano Midsummer’s Music, founded by ... Recommended Stories International Chamber Artists Picosa Orion Ensemble International Chamber...

Duration:01:28:16

Fareed Haque, AnDréa James, and Quartet Risata

4/29/2019
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Guitarist Fareed Haque, soprano AnDréa James, and Quartet Risata present a program of Spanish and Latin American music. Fareed Haque, guitar Andréa James, soprano Hanna Bingham – violin Valentina Guillen Menesello – violin Caleb Paxton – viola Lucas Buterbaugh – cello Fareed Haque is a modern guitar virtuoso. Steeped in classical and jazz traditions, his unique command of the ... Recommended Stories Kontras Quartet Daniel Schlosberg with Laura Strickling Sara Su Jones and Tatyana...

Duration:01:15:12

Stefan Milenkovich and Julya Fedoseeva

4/22/2019
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Join us for a live recital featuring Serbian born violinist Stefan Milenkovich and pianist Julya Fedoseeva with a program of Beethoven, Brahms, Stravinsky, Wieniawsky, and Tchaikovsky. Serbia’s Artist of the Century, Most Humane Person, and Brand Personality of the Year, violinist Stefan Milenkovich enjoys a prolific career as an internationally sought-after soloist and recitalist, with an extraordinary productive longevity, professionalism and creativity. Established ... Recommended...

Duration:01:15:17

Members of the Elgin Symphony

4/15/2019
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This is a rebroadcast from May 14, 2018 featuring members of the Elgin Symphony with works of Beethoven and Brahms. For more information about the Elgin Symphony, click here. Recommended Stories Members of the Elgin Symphony Members of the Elgin Symphony Rebroadcast: The Dover Quartet Yuki and Tomoko Mack (Rebroadcast) Matthew Hagle The post Members of the Elgin Symphony appeared first on 98.7WFMT.

Duration:01:23:08

Matthew Hagle

4/8/2019
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Tonight Live From WFMT presents a rebroadcast of a performance by pianist Matthew Hagle from December 2017. This recital completes his traversal of all of the Beethoven piano sonatas. Pianist Matthew Hagle is a musician of great versatility and depth, whose performances are a rare mixture of musical understanding, imaginative programming, pianistic mastery and beauty of sound. In solo recitals ... Recommended Stories Matthew Hagle Robert Chen Matthew Hagle Robert Chen and Matthew...

Duration:01:40:58

Picosa

4/1/2019
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Picosa is a mixed Chicago based ensemble known for producing virtuosic symphony-like sound. They are dedicated to presenting repertoire from across the centuries. Tonight will be a rebroadcast of their performance from June 11, 2018. Jennie Oh Brown, Flute Andrea DiOrio, Clarinet Elizabeth Brausa Brathwaite, Violin Paula Kowoser, Cello Jonathon Kirk, Composer-In-Residence Kuang-Hao Huang, Piano ABOUT PICOSA ENGAGING MUSIC ... Recommended Stories Picosa International Chamber...

Duration:00:37:19

Victor Santiago Asuncion

3/25/2019
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This is a rebroadcast of pianist Victor Santiago Asuncion all Ravel recital from April 23, 2018. Hailed by The Washington Post for his “poised and imaginative playing,” Filipino-American pianist Victor Santiago Asuncion has appeared in concert halls in Brazil, Canada, Ecuador, France, Italy, Germany, Japan, Mexico, the Philippines, Spain, Turkey and the USA, as a recitalist and concerto soloist. He played his orchestral debut at the age of 18 ... Recommended Stories Victor Santiago...

Duration:01:18:42

Eighth Blackbird Creative Lab

3/18/2019
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Eighth Blackbird Creative Lab returns to WFMT with a program of live new music. The Lab’s mission is to inspire the next generation of performers and composers to share in the ensemble’s vision: to champion a distinctive, dynamic and engaging performance aesthetic. This intensive, human-centered experience will immerse lab fellows in a learn-by-doing, exploratory process of creating new work. By ... Recommended Stories Eighth Blackbird Creative Lab Blackbird Creative Lab eighth...

Duration:01:35:07

International Chamber Artists

3/4/2019
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Tonight we present one of the premier chamber ensembles from the Chicago area. The International Chamber Artists is a group comprised of 21 world-class musicians committed to building new audiences through the presentation of great and emerging music. This live performance features works by Bach, Bax, Debussy, Mozetich, Ries, and Schuecker. FEATURING: Sang Mee Lee, violin Sharon Chang, violin Ai Ishida Melby, viola Jocelyn Butler, cello Tim ... Recommended Stories International Chamber...

Duration:01:47:46

Kontras Quartet

2/25/2019
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The Kontras Quartet returns to perform works of Felix Mendelssohn, Leoš Janáček, Caroline Shaw, and Maurice Ravel on this Live from WFMT broadcast. Eleanor Bartsch Francois Henkins Ben Weber Jean Hatmaker Admired for their “superlative artistry” (CVNC Arts Journal), the Kontras Quartet has established an international following for their vibrant and nuanced performances. The “superb Chicago-based ensemble” (Gramophone Magazine) has ... Recommended Stories Kontras Quartet Matthew...

Duration:01:48:55

Chicago a cappella

2/4/2019
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As part of their 25th anniversary season, Artistic Director and Founder Jonathan Miller returns to the Levin Performance Studio with Chicago a cappella presenting a program entitled Polish Splendor: Songs and traditions from the Crossroads of Europe. Here, the ensemble takes us on a journey with both traditional folksongs and stunning new works by rising Polish composers. Currently celebrating its ... Recommended Stories Orion Ensemble Orion Ensemble Fulcrum Point New Music...

Duration:01:34:13

Chicago Chorale

1/21/2019
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Conductor and Music Director Bruce Tammen returns with the Chicago Chorale to perform live acapella choral music from the WFMT studios. “Tammen has built his Chorale into an impressive instrument, so much so that it was often easy to forget that it comprises volunteer, ‘amateur’ vocalists.” John Von Rhein, Chicago Tribune Chicago Chorale is a professional-level ensemble of singers who ... Recommended Stories Orion Ensemble International Chamber Artists Orion Ensemble Orion...

Duration:01:13:11

Fulcrum Point New Music Project

1/14/2019
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Fulcrum Point New Music Project Stephen Burns, Artistic Director/trumpet Kuang Hao Huang, piano John Corkill, percussion Ross LaFleur, guitar and percussion Alex Monroe, percussion Sean Conners, percussion Ayanna Woods, piano/guitar/voice Eddie Burns, drums Zachary Goode, clarinet/saxophone Ryan Packard, drums Founder and Artistic Director Stephen Burns returns to the Levin Performance Studio with the Fulcrum Point New Music Project with works ... Recommended Stories Chicago a...

Duration:01:54:42

Chicago Recorder Quartet

1/7/2019
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The Chicago Recorder Quartet presents a recital entitled Double Take: Musical Pairings Through the Ages live from the Fay and Daniel Levin Performance Studio. Lisette Kielson Mirja Lorenz Patrick O’Malley Laura Osterlund For more information on the Chicago Recorder Quartet. Recommended Stories The Chicago Recorder Quartet The Dover Quartet Rebroadcast: The Dover Quartet Spektral Quartet Orion Ensemble The post Chicago Recorder Quartet appeared first on 98.7WFMT.

Duration:01:47:20

Joel Spears and Friends

12/17/2018
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Lutist Joel Spears returns to WFMT with an early music ensemble to perform an early 17th century Christmas oratorio. The program features lutenist/guitarist Joel Spears, The Strangers, an early music vocal ensemble, plus accompaniment by harp, violin, organ, harpsichord, and theorbo. The centerpiece of the Christmas concert will be the American premiere of a Christmas Oratorio first performed at the Vatican ... Recommended Stories The Strangers Stephen Alltop and Josefien...

Duration:01:27:01

DePaul University Wind Faculty

11/19/2018
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DePaul University wind faculty and Chicago Symphony Orchestra principal musicians, Stefán Ragnar Höskuldsson, flute; Keith Buncke, bassoon; and Stephen Williamson, clarinet, along with collaborative pianist Beilin Han, will join us live from the Fay and Daniel Levin Performance Studio with works of Devienne, Glinka, Villa-Lobos, Brahms, Pierne, and Poulenc. DePaul University School of Music Recommended Stories Daniel Schlosberg with Anthony Devroye & Stephen Lancaster Sara Su Jones and...

Duration:01:09:08

Nicholas Phan and Shannon McGinnis

11/12/2018
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Lyric tenor Nicholas Phan joins us once again in the Fay and Daniel Levin Performance Studio on this Live from WFMT. Described by the Boston Globe as “one of the world’s most remarkable singers,” American tenor Nicholas Phan is increasingly recognized as an artist of distinction. Praised for his keen intelligence, captivating stage presence and natural musicianship, he performs regularly with ... Recommended Stories Daniel Schlosberg with Laura Strickling Robert Chen Stefan...

Duration:01:27:34

Robert Chen and Matthew Hagle

10/15/2018
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Chicago Symphony Orchestra Concertmaster Robert Chen and pianist Matthew Hagle return to the Fay and Daniel Levin Performance Studio for a program of music for violin and piano by Brahms, Ysaÿe, C. Schumann, and R. Strauss. Recommended Stories Robert Chen & George Vatchnadze Matt Hagle Plays Beethoven Piano Sonatas Matthew Hagle Robert Chen Matthew Hagle The post Robert Chen and Matthew Hagle appeared first on 98.7WFMT.

Duration:01:17:46