Classical Music in the Midday http://iowapublicradio.org en Classical Music in the Midday October 24, 2012 Pt. 2 http://iowapublicradio.org/post/classical-music-midday-october-24-2012-pt-2 <p>Curt Snook’s 11 a.m. hour show brings together <a href="http://www.music.iastate.edu/ensembles/symphony/candide.php" target="_blank">Iowa State Universit</a>y’s associate professor of music <a href="http://www.music.iastate.edu/faculty/creswell/" target="_blank">Mary Creswell </a>and Iowa Public Radio’s Jacqueline Hallbloom to discuss ISU’s November performances of Leonard Bernstein’s <i>Candide.</i>They’ll chat about the show and collaboration between the ISU Opera Studio, ISU Theatre, and ISU Chamber Orchestra. Mon, 18 Feb 2013 18:46:33 +0000 Curt Snook 15507 at http://iowapublicradio.org Classical Music in the Midday October 24, 2012 http://iowapublicradio.org/post/classical-music-midday-october-24-2012 <p>During Curt Snook’s noon hour show, <a href="http://dmsymphony.org/events/masterworks-2-symphonie-fantastique/" target="_blank">Des Moines Symphony Orchestra’s </a>Maestro Joseph Giunta joins Iowa Public Radio’s Jacqueline Hallbloom to discuss the DMSO’s upcoming <i>Symphonie Fantastique</i> performance on Saturday, Oct. 27 and Sunday, Oct. 28, 2012. Maestro Giunta will share about their program including <i>The Sorcerer’s Apprentice</i> by Dukas, the <i>Violin Concerto No. 1 in g minor </i>by Bruch, and <i>Symphonie Fantastique</i> by Berlioz. Mon, 18 Feb 2013 18:45:27 +0000 Curt Snook 15506 at http://iowapublicradio.org Classical Music in the Midday October 23, 2012 http://iowapublicradio.org/post/classical-music-midday-october-23-2012 <p>During Curt Snook’s 11 a.m. hour show, <a href="http://concerts.wcfsymphony.org/post/21982813973/tchaikovsky-piano-concerto-o-dror-biran" target="_blank">Waterloo-Cedar Falls Symphony Orchestra’s </a>director Jason Weinberger joins Iowa Public Radio’s Jacqueline Halbloom to discuss the WCFSO’s upcoming Tchaikovsky Piano Concerto performance on Saturday, Oct. 27. <a href="http://drorbiran.com/" target="_blank">Dror Biran</a>, one of Israel’s most admired and gifted pianists will also appear as a guest performer for the concert. Mon, 18 Feb 2013 18:44:33 +0000 Curt Snook 15505 at http://iowapublicradio.org Classical Music in the Midday September 27, 2012 http://iowapublicradio.org/post/classical-music-midday-september-27-2012 <p>Stay with&nbsp;Curt Snook’s show, during the 11 a.m. hour as the <a href="http://dmsymphony.org/orchestra/concerts-and-events/" target="_blank">Des Moines Symphony’s </a>Maestro Joseph Giunta joins IPR's Jacqueline Halbloom by phone to talk about the orchestra’s 75th Anniversary Season Debut: <i>Scheherazade and Nomade</i> to be held on September 29th and 30th at the Civic Center of Greater Des Moines. Maestro Giunta will chat about their world premiere of a newly-commissioned piece by Steve Heitzeg for this occasion called a <i>Symphony In Sculpture</i>. Mon, 18 Feb 2013 18:43:48 +0000 Curt Snook 15504 at http://iowapublicradio.org Classical Music in the Midday September 19, 2012 http://iowapublicradio.org/post/classical-music-midday-september-19-2012 <p>During Curt Snook’s program in the 11 a.m. hour, Jason Weinberger, director of the Waterloo-Cedar Falls Symphony and Indie singer-songwriter Gabriel Kahane, join IPR’s Jacqueline Halbloom to discuss the WCFSO’s opening performance of the season on Saturday, September 22nd at 7:30 p.m. The program includes Kahane singing and performing on guitar and piano with the orchestra his 2012 work called <i>Crane Palimpsest for Baritone and Chamber Orchestra</i>. They discuss Purcell’s incidental music to the <i>Fairy Queen</i> and Beethoven’s famous <i>Pastoral Symphony</i>. Mon, 18 Feb 2013 18:43:05 +0000 Curt Snook 15503 at http://iowapublicradio.org