Internationally renowned pipa virtuoso Wu Man returns to Cleveland for a performance tonight at @clevelandmuseumofart. She stopped by WCLV to speak with @radiosoprano and performed “Flute and Drum Music at the Sunset.” Listen on demand at wclv.org. #pipa#wumanpipa
So great having @performancetoday host Fred Child, senior producer Suzanne Schaffer, young artist Maria Ioudenitch, and pianist Ying Li in studio. They connected with students via Facebook Live to discuss their musical careers, education, training and future plans.
Ms. Olga, faculty at @cimedu for 57 years, and Vera Holczer from @aurora_school_of_music, are in studio to talk about how a piano teacher can change lives. Head on over to our Facebook page to watch live video!
One more chance to see Jonathan Biss perform with @cleveorch, Saturday night at Severance Hall. He's playing a new work by Salvatore Sciarrino, "Il sogno di Stradella." (Stradella's Dream). Before you go, check out our interview with Jonathan at wclv.org.
Robert Conrad and Jim Mehrling have finished decorating the WCLV Christmas tree. Stop by and see it in the Allen Theatre lobby, part of the @cleveplayhouse Festival of Trees. It's an annual tradition! #Christmas@playhousesquare
Aaron Copland (whose birthday it is!) called them an "invaluable asset to our present day music scene." This morning the Dorian Wind Quintet visited the studio to perform works by Bach and Amanda Harberg on Facebook Live. Hosted by @radiosoprano ow.ly/7xuG30gzAdH
We welcomed Sharon Isbin and Colin Davin to the studio for a taping of First Fridays, airing tomorrow at noon. Welcome to Cleveland, Sharon! She and Colin perform Saturday at 7:30 at Plymouth Church in Shaker Heights, presented by the Cleveland Classical Guitar Society. #guitar#classicalguitar
Did you watch the eclipse? We shot this time lapse from the Idea Center. The sun sure is bright; even with only 20% of it showing, it remained completely bright outside! #eclipse#Cleveland@playhousesquare
Exciting news to share! Our program "Star Wars: The Score Awakens" has won Best Documentary in the 2017 Ohio Excellence in Journalism Awards, presented by the Press Club of Cleveland. Kudos to producer Angela Mitchell @radiosoprano, host Bill O'Connell, and special guest Brett Mitchell @maestromitchell. #starwars#theforceawakens#JohnWilliams
The stage is set, the choirs are ready...and we're ready, too, for the 10th annual Jubilation! Church Choir Festival! We'll be live on the air and on Facebook at 8pm. Here's tonight's lineup: --Faith United Methodist Church Schola Cantorum, North Canton --Voces Caelestes, the Choir in Residence at St. Mary Queen of Peace, Cleveland --Canticum Novum Chamber Choir from St. Vincent de Paul Roman Catholic Church in Akron --The Cathedral Choir of St. John the Evangelist
Steven Smith posed for a photo with Robert Conrad earlier today. He was here to talk about the 4th annual NEOSonicFest, kicking off tonight and running through March 26, presented by Cleveland Chamber Symphony. Check out his conversation with Mark Satola at wclv.org. #newmusic#ohio#Cleveland
This is a map that Sir Edward #Elgar drew for how to get to Brinkwells, the cottage near Fittleworth, Sussex, where he and his wife spent the summer of 1918. Notice the "Smoke of Welcome" and "We have coal!" And note his drawing of himself with a blue hat and dog "Meg." :) Elgar wrote his Piano Quintet while staying here, and that's in the 5am hour tonight on WCLV All Night with @radiosoprano. Tune in!
Congratulations to the Shaker Heights High School Chamber Orchestra! They won 2nd runner-up in the National Orchestra Cup Competition at Alice Tully Hall in Lincoln Square, NYC. Director Donna Yelen stopped by WCLV and spoke with Bill O'Connell. Listen to their conversation at wclv.org. #orchestra#shakerheights
The talented and lovely @laradownes88 is performing right now in the studio--listen live! She's performing pieces from her latest recording, "America Again" and chatting with Bill O'Connell. #piano#America