In the Spotlight: Noah Geller
Concertmaster Noah Geller discusses performing Shostakovich's Chamber Symphony and Respighi's "The Birds," in a program juxtaposing despair with optimism.
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In the Spotlight: Angélica Negrón
Angélica Negrón talks about the inspiration behind her new work, Color Shape Transmission.
In the Spotlight: Roderick Cox
Roderick Cox speaks about the legacy of William L. Dawson's Negro Folk Symphony.
In the Spotlight: Paul Chihara
Paul Chihara speaks about his piece "Beyond the Hills" and growing up in Idaho's Minidoka internment camp.
In the Spotlight: Russell Thomas
Tenor Russell Thomas speaks about Mahler's journey toward accepting mortality in Das Lied von der Erde.
In the Spotlight: Kishi Bashi
Kishi Bashi speaks about "Improvisations on Executive Order 9066" and its connections to Pacific Northwest history.
In the Spotlight: Pierre-Laurent Aimard
Pierre-Laurent Aimard discusses the fusion of simplicity and complexity in Bartók’s Second Piano Concerto.