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Hosted by Melissa Ousley and produced by Valerie Kahler, the Chopin Showcase included the music of Chopin as performed by some of the most important past winners of the International Chopin Competition as well as interpreters typically associated with Chopin’s music. The showcase originally ran on Classical South Florida during the winter of 2014-15, but all episodes have been archived. Go have a listen!
This weeks’s On the Town with Scott Blankenship features the Sanibel Music Festival, the Arts Ballet Theatre of Florida, a solo exhibition of shu art at the Frost Art Museum, plus much more! Read or listen to stay on top of all the arts, music and cultural events in south Florida.
Pianist and Author Stuart Isacoff will visit The Society of the Four Arts in Palm Beach for two lectures. On March 4 at 6 p.m. he will present “The Classical-Jazz Connection” and on March 5 at 6 p.m. he will present “The Competition: How a Musical Event Cracked the Iron Curtain.” Both lectures will be held in the Dixon Education Building. Reservations are required. For more information please call (561) 805-8562, email firstname.lastname@example.org or visit fourarts.org.
Live broadcasts of the Metropolitan Opera are back for another season! Launched in 1931, the Metropolitan Opera’s Saturday matinee broadcasts are the longest-running continuous classical music program in radio history. Margaret Juntwait returns as the series’s host, joined by commentator Ira Siff.
February 28, 2015, 1 p.m. – Mozart’s Die Zauberflöte (A rebroadcast from Oct. 2014)
March 7, 2015, 1 p.m. – Bizet’s Carmen
March 14, 2015, 1 p.m. – Rossini’s La Donna Del Lago
March 21, 2015, 12:30 p.m. – Massenet’s Manon
Join Michael Barone of Pipe Dreams at 7pm on February 27, 2015 at Trinity-by-the-Cove (553 Galleon Drive) in Naples, FL for “Two Organs, Three Virtuosi” featuring Alcee Chriss III, John Fenstermaker and Barone himself. The event is FREE but reservations are required. Call 239-290-9433. And be sure to listen to Pipedreams every Sunday at 6am on Classical South Florida.
Claudia Giugni is an opera phenom, a classical music fan and a supporter of Classical South Florida. Read all about her in this thoughtful and informative interview.
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Mondays, 8 a.m. and 5 p.m.; Sundays at noon
Host Emily Reese takes an in-depth listen to video game music and talks with the people who make it.View this week's episode
Thursdays, 8 a.m. and 5 p.m.
Fridays, 8 a.m. and 1 p.m.
Scott Blankenship hosts this 5-minute weekly segment highlighting some of the best and unique events around South Florida.View this week's events
Wednesdays at 2 p.m., Saturdays at 10 a.m.
Host Julie Amacher provides an in-depth exploration of a new classical music release each week.
Monday-Friday, 7-9 p.m.
Weekdays at 6:00 a.m.
The Writer's Almanac with Garrison Keillor®
Sundays 7-8 p.m.
From the Top
Hosted by acclaimed pianist Christopher O’Riley, each broadcast presents five high-caliber performances along with interviews, sketches and games, revealing the heart and soul behind extraordinary young musicians.
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Sunday 8 — 10 p.m. on 89.7
Concierto, produced by WDAV Classical Public Radio, is America's first nationally distributed bilingual (Spanish-English) classical music program that calls special attention to the contributions to the art form by Latin-American and Spanish composers and performers.
Wednesdays, 8 a.m. and 5 p.m.; Saturdays at 9 a.m.
Elena See introduces you to the best and brightest young instrumentalists at Miami's New World Symphony.
Tues. 8 a.m. and 5 p.m.; Sat. at 11 a.m.
Lynne Warfel takes you to the movies with great movies, their scores and the stories behind the cameras ... all in five minutes.
Weekdays, 7 a.m.
John Zech hosts Composers Datebook, a daily two-minute program designed to inform, engage and entertain listeners with timely information about composers of the past and present. Produced in association with the American Composers Forum.
Sundays, 1-3 p.m.
Sundays, 6-8 a.m.
Wednesdays at 6 p.m.
Rebroadcast Sundays at 7 p.m. on 101.9 (West Palm Beach)
On The Money with Steve Pomeranz
On The Money features the advice and commentary of Steven L. Pomeranz, CFP. Learn and be protected on valuable money issues like financial planning, retirement issues, smart shopping, consumer news and more.
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Link in to the Arts
Explore area performances, exhibits and more by visiting our partners' online arts calendars.
Raymond F. Kravis Center
Miami-Dade County Events
Culture Shock Miami
United Arts Council Of Collier County
Lee County Alliance For The Arts