This weekend the Winnipeg Symphony Orchestra presents Soundtracks Live with guest conductor Ryan Shore. The nephew of acclaimed film composer Howard Shore, Ryan has been making a strong name for himself in the film and television music world. He was Sarah Jo Kirsch's guest live in studio. Missed it? Watch it here!
All this week we're being treated to performances by participants of this year's Manitoba Band Association Solo Ensemble Festival which is happening this Friday (Jan 20)----Participants like oboe trio Nadia Gill, Amelia Fox and Carmen Friesen.
Celebrating his 62nd birthday this Thursday, the English conductor rose to international prominence during the 1980s and 1990s as Music Director of the City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra. He's been principal conductor of the Berlin Philharmonic since 2002, but plans to leave his position at the end of his current contract, in 2018. This coming Fall, he will become Music Director of the London Symphony Orchestra. This week Intermezzo host Chris Wilf celebrates the conductor with a full recording every day @ 1 PM. Tune in!
Thursday morning Intermezzo host Chris Wolf played a full recording of Ferde Grofé's Grand Canyon Suite. On December 17, 1958 Walt Disney Productions released a short documentary film featuring the suite as a background for gorgeous aerial shots of the Grand Canyon.
Exploring the wild and wonderful mind of WNMF17's featured composer, Meredith Monk.
All this week we're being treated to performances by participants of this year's Manitoba Band Association Solo Ensemble Festival which is happening this Friday. Wednesday afternoon in the Diamond Lane we met Shayla Banville and Nolan Baranconnier - Wilson from Collège Jeanne-Sauvé Missed it? Watch the video here!
Two local business owners and artists are taking their partnership to a new level after moving into a bigger space in downtown Winnipeg.
Classical music and Rock N' Roll? Classic 107 Listeners are you ready to rock?
All week long we're being treated to performances by some of the young musicians participating in this Friday's Manitoba Band Assiociation Solo and Ensemble Festival. Tuesday morning we welcomed a clarinet duo from Vincent Massey Collegaite. Missed it? Watch the video here!
All this week we're being treated to performances by participants of this year's Manitoba Band Association Solo Ensemble Festival which is happening this Friday. Tuesday afternoon in the Diamond Lane we met another flute ensemble put together by Winnipeg flute instructor Lori Jede. Missed it? Watch the video here!
This week hosts Alexander Mickelthwate and James Manishen are getting into movie music as they preview next week's Pops concert Soundtracks Live. Plus Alexander gives us a peak into one of the artists coming in for the Winnipeg New Music Festival, the incomparable Meredith Monk. Tune in for an encore peroformance Wednesday night at midnight!