Featured Album and Giveaway: Sean Chen – La Valse
This week we’re featuring Sean Chen‘s new album “La Valse,” featuring the rich, colorful music of Scriabin and Ravel. In 2013, Chen was awarded the Silver Award winner of the 14th Van Cliburn International Piano Competition. Listen to his album this week and enter for a chance to win a copy! This contest is now […]
Kentucky Center Stage: Bela Fleck and Brooklyn Rider
This week on Kentucky Center Stage (Saturday at 6pm), the first of two broadcasts of legendary banjo-player Bela Fleck and string quartet Brooklyn Rider. They performed at the Norton Center for the Arts in Danville last November on the heels of Fleck’s album The Impostor.
Featured Album: Alisa Weilerstein – Dvorák
Alisa Weilerstein’s latest album captures one of Antonin Dvorák’s best-loved works, his Cello Concerto, and two handfuls of gorgeous songs and arrangements. The whole album was recorded in the same concert hall that Dvorák conducted his own music. Jiří Bělohlávek conducts the Czech Philharmonic for the concerto, and Anna Polonsky plays piano for the rest […]
ArtsBreak With Erin Keane
A Serial Play, Paintings by Sonny Ra and Lady Day
This week on Artsbreak with Erin Keane: Theatre 502 presents their serial play The Stranger and Ludlow Quinn in full, Louisville Visual Art Association shows paintings by Sunny Ra (pictured above: “Within Reach”) and Bunbury Theatre presents Lady Day at Emerson’s Bar and Grill.
Humana Festival, Anonymous Art and Pogues Tribute
This week on Artsbreak with Erin Keane: more from the Humana Festival of New American Plays, an anonymous art auction to benefit LVAA and just in time for St. Patrick’s Day, a Pogues tribute concert.
New Plays All Around
This week on Artsbreak with Erin Keane Humana Festival of New American Plays and Theatre 502.
2014 Pulitzer Prize in Music Winners
Exploring Music: St. Matthew Passion
It’s only one of two surviving Passion settings by Bach (he may have written 4-5), first heard in 1727 and not heard again until over 100 years later when Felix Mendelssohn presented Bach’s St. Matthew Passion in Berlin. This week Bill McGlaughlin dives into the St. Matthew Passion on Exploring Music (Weekdays at 7pm). in […]