In-Studio: Kentucky Opera Preview’s Showboat
Join Classical 90.5 for an in-studio preview of Kentucky Opera’s next production: Showboat by Jerome Kern and Oscar Hammerstein II. Doors open at 11:45pm for the noon performance, Wednesday, February 3rd, here at Classical 90.5 (619 S. Fourth Street). Members can reserve a lunch from City Cafe by calling (502) 814-6565 by Tuesday at noon.
Share Your Story
Submit your story or poem inspired by something you heard on Classical 90.5. You may just get a chance to come read and record it in our studio and then we can share it with everyone! Listen to previous stories from last year’s summer listening: Check out more of our education resources here!
In-Studio: Les Ordinaires
Our next In-Studio features the baroque ensemble Les Ordinaires, January 14th at 1pm, here at Classical 90.5 (619 S. Fourth Street). Free and open-to-the-public. No reservation required. Les Ordinaires, meaning The Ordinaries to the king, made its debut at the 2014 Twin Cities Early Music Festival to critical acclaim. Comprised of leaders in the field […]
Interview: From the Top’s Christopher O’Riley
Christopher O’Riley is the host of NPR’s From the Top, heard Sundays at 6pm. While in town for a live taping at the Kentucky Center for the Performing Arts, O’Riley talked with Daniel Gilliam about the level of talent on the show, how the performers are ambassadors for music, and his own recording projects.
Audio: Les Ordinaires In-Studio
Audio: Rob Simonds In-Studio
Interview: Kaaija Saariaho
Featured Album: Anne Akiko Meyers’ Serenade
Vivaldi on Guitar
Every weekday morning at 10:30 Alan Brandt presents the “Guitar Pick,” a musical selection that features the guitar in some form or fashion. It can be as a solo instrument, in a chamber setting or with orchestra. On Monday, Alan played a concerto by Antonio Vivaldi that has seen several different arrangements, including this arrangement […]