Curtis Calls with Carl Hemmingsen

Wednesdays at noon, Mondays at 10 pm

Enjoy world-class performances by the students of the Curtis Institute of Music in Philadelphia.

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Cellist Will Chow joined the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra in September 2016.  This week on Curtis Calls, from his graduation recital at the Curtis Institute we broadcast the Cello Sonata by Chopin and Beethoven's 3rd sonata for Piano and Cello.  Composer Andrew Hsu, now at the Julliard School is the pianist. 

An All-Beethoven Curtis Calls Monday at 11 pm

Apr 12, 2017

This week features Beethoven's Piano Sonata No. 18 and the String Quartet in F major, op. 18 no. 1.

Performances by: Chelsea Wang, piano, Brandon Garbot, violin, Grace Clifford, violin, En-Chi Cheng, viola, Timotheos Petrin, cello.

Performances by: Won Suk Lee, percussion, Gergana Haralampieva, violin, Eric Huckins, horn, Daniel Hsu, piano, Abigail Fayette, violin, Kevin Lin, violin, Sung Jin Lee, viola, T.J. Cole, piano, Niles Watson, flute, Slavko Popovic, clarinet, Shannon Lee, violin, Audrey Anne, cello, and Michael Davidman, piano.

Featuring:  Lydia Roth, flute, Cassie Pilgrim, oboe, Slavko Popovic, clarinet, Sarah Tako, bassoon, Jonathan McCammon, horn, Michael Davidman, piano, Kate Liu, piano.

Join us every Wednesday at noon as we broadcast performances by students and faculty at The Curtis Institute of Music in Philadelphia, with an encore presentation Mondays at 10 pm. Carl Hemmingsen is your host.

Featuring:  Stephen Waarts, violin, Chelsea Wang, piano.

Featuring:  Brandon Garbot, violin, Grace Clifford, violin, En-Chi Cheng, viola, Timotheos Petrin, cello, Anastasiia Sidorova, mezzo-soprano, Emma Resmini, flute, Slavko Popovic, clarinet, Erika Gray, viola, Chen Cao, cello, Helen Gerhold, harp, Shiqi Zhong, percussion, Zubin Hathi, percussion, Daniel Matsukawa, conductor, Xiaobo Pu, guitar.

Featuring:  George Xiaoyuan Fu, piano.

Featuring:  Sophia Fiuza Hunt, mezzo-soprano, Mikael Eliasen, piano, Emily Pogorelc, soprano, Lauren Eberwein, mezzo-soprano, Roberto Díaz, viola, Mikael Eliasen, piano, Kirsten MacKinnon, soprano, Vartan Gabrielian, bass-baritone.