17 episodes

Interviews with Fort Collins Symphony guest artists and musicians produced by volunteer Paul Kopco

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Interviews with Fort Collins Symphony guest artists and musicians produced by volunteer Paul Kopco

    Open Notes podcast: MW3

    Open Notes podcast: MW3

    Episode 3 • Gold Standard
     

    Boris Allakhverdyan • Los Angeles Philharmonic principal clarinetist

    Verdiana for Clarinet and Orchestra • Alexey Shor
    Sholem Alekhem, Rov Feidman • Béla Kovács


    Four Sea Interludes from Peter Grimes • Benjamin Britten
    Symphony No. 5 in C Minor • Ludwig van Beethoven

    Tom and Beth discuss the musical pieces to be performed at Masterworks 3, Feb 1, 2020.

    • 25 min
    Open Notes podcast: MW 2

    Open Notes podcast: MW 2

    Episode 2 • Talented Teenagers and Ties that Bind



    Carl Maria Von Weber – Peter Schmoll und seine NachbarnClara Wieck Schumann – Piano Concerto in A minorRobert Schumann – Piano Concerto in A minorJohannes Brahms – Variations on a Theme by Haydn



     
    Tom and Beth discuss the incredible pieces written by two teenagers that the Fort Collins Symphony will perform. They also talk about the love between Clara and Robert Schumann as well as their special friendship with Johannes Brahms.

    • 25 min
    Open Notes podcast: MW 1

    Open Notes podcast: MW 1

     

    Tom and Beth chat about the Fort Collins Symphony commissioning a new work written by Fort Collins native Chris Pilsner. Next, they discuss the delightful story of Prokofiev’s fictionalized soldier. The Podcast ends with a description of Berlioz’s “witchy” fantasy.

    • 18 min
    Buffy Baggott interview

    Buffy Baggott interview

     

    Interview with mezzo soprano Buffy Baggott on Friday, October 5, 2018, the day before her performance as guest artist in the Fort Collins Symphony’s 69th Season (2018-19) Masterworks 1 concert. Find out more about her at
    buffybaggott.com.

    • 34 min
    Ray Ushikubo interview

    Ray Ushikubo interview

     

    Interview with Ray Ushikubo, 16-year-old pianist and violinist, guest artist with the Fort Collins Symphony for the Masterworks 1 2017 concert on October 6, 2017.
    Ray Ushikubo website

    • 8 min
    Greg Smith interview

    Greg Smith interview

     

    Interview with composer Greg Smith prior to the performance of his educational composition “A Major-minor Mystery” at the annual Youth Educational Series (YES) concert on January 19, 2017.
    Greg Smith website

    • 28 min

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