Behind the Scenes: The Essential Series
The Essential Series blends the richness of symphonic music with original music by local artists. Go backstage with the artists in this behind-the-scenes interview with Associate Conductor Lee Mills, Seattle blues artist Whitney Mongé, and curator and arranger Andrew Joslyn. 2020–2021 Essential Series Title Sponsor: The John & Ginny Meisenbach Foundation
In Behind the Scenes
In the Spotlight: Lee Mills – From Purcell to Bach
Associate Conductor Lee Mills discusses the central role of keyboard instruments in the Baroque era.
In the Spotlight: Ludovic Morlot
Conductor Emeritus Ludovic Morlot talks about the origins of Mahler's Sixth Symphony.
In the Spotlight: Kishi Bashi
Kishi Bashi speaks about "Improvisations on Executive Order 9066" and its connections to Pacific Northwest history.
In the Spotlight: James Ehnes
James Ehnes speaks about Korngold's Violin Concerto and impact on classic Hollywood film music.
In the Spotlight: Wayne Marshall
Wayne Marshall speaks about the impact George Gershwin's music has had on his life and career.
In the Spotlight: Angélica Negrón
Angélica Negrón talks about the inspiration behind her new work, Color Shape Transmission.