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Performance/Chat: The Horowitz Steinway in Residency

Chad LawsonWDAV hosts the personal concert piano of Vladimir Horowitz in its own John Clark Performance Studio September 1st through 3rd. Each afternoon features a live Performance/Chat with musicians playing this legendary instrument. Guest include, Chad Lawson, Pamela Howland, Cynthia Lawing and Tanja Bechtler.

 


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Classical Profiles: Robert Moody Robert Moody 150Winston-Salem Symphony Music Director Robert Moody talks with Matt Rogers about his life and career and shares music that has been meaningful to him
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Spoleto Festival USA 2015

Spoleto BannerIn charming Charleston, South Carolina, Spring means Spoleto. If you can’t be in Charleston this year for the festival, let WDAV bring a taste of Spoleto to you. Each day at 2:00 p.m., we will play a Spoleto Festival USA selection (listen live to WDAV). And for even more Spoleto, we've compiled a few Spoleto Festival recordings we've made during recent festivals for you to enjoy.


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Arts Feature: Sir James Galway

Sir James GalwaySir James Galway, the virtuoso flute player known as “The Man with the Golden Flute,” came to Charlotte to perform a special Charlotte Symphony Orchestra event, conducted by Christopher Warren-Green. Before his performance with the CSO, Sir James Galway took a moment to speak with WDAV's Rachel Stewart.


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Charlotte Symphony Orchestra 2015 Classics Season Finale Live Natasha ParemskiThe 2014-2015 Charlotte Symphony Orchestra season closes on the weekend of May 8th with Dvorak’s “From the New World,” and you can listen live on WDAV.
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Classical Profiles Joseph RobinsonWDAV introduces a new program: Classical Profiles, a series of visits with prominent individuals who love classical music. We’re pleased to welcome as our first guest Joseph Robinson, former principal oboist of the New York Philharmonic.
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Interview: Gerard and Julian Schwarz Gerard SchwarzOn January 16-17, 2015, the Charlotte Symphony welcomes distinguished guest conductor Gerard Schwarz to lead the orchestra in the next Classics Series concerts, which feature his son, cellist Julian Schwarz, as soloist. Gerard Schwarz spoke to WDAV about the nature of their collaborations.
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Interview: Yulianna Avdeeva Yulianna AvdeevaBefore her Charlotte Symphony Orchestra Classics Series performance, pianist Yulianna Avdeeva sit downs with WDAV’s Frank Dominguez to talk about the Charlotte performance and about her career.
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Performance/Chat: Kontras Quartet and the Kruger Brothers Kontras Quartet and Kruger BrothersThe Kontras Quartet and the Kruger Brothers join WDAV's Matt Rogers for a performance and conversation ahead of their March 29th concert in Hickory where they'll be performing the new work, Lucid Dreamer. The Kontras Quartet commissioned Jens Kruger to write the piece. Hear selections from it and find out more about the concert.
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Podcast: Backstory - Brahms Charlotte Symphony Oratorio 150Enjoy this podcast on Brahm's German Requiem, featuring the Oratorio Singers and Dr. Scott Allen Jarrett, Director of Choruses and Assistant Conductor for the Charlotte Symphony.
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Performance/Chat: Matt Haimovitz

HaimovitzJoin us for a live Performance/Chat with renowned cellist Matt Haimovitz on Tuesday, March 24, 2015 at 1:00 p.m. 


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Arts Feature: Do You Love Me? Culpepper-Boye-300WDAV’s Myelita Melton will talk with soprano Jacquelyn Culpepper and baritone Dan Boye about the concert, "Do You Love Me?" at the Duke Family Performance Hall at Davidson College.
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Open Air Brevard 2013 brevard-tileWDAV joins the Brevard Music Center and Summer Festival for seven weeks of classical masterworks
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10th Anniversary of the Samuel W. Newell Building Facade of the Samuel W. Newell Building.The Samuel W. Newell Building opened it's doors on February 27, 2003 becoming the new home to WDAV. We commemorate our inaugural broadcast from the John Clark performance studio with selections of live performances from that day.
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Charlotte's Brodt Music Company to close after 78 years Brodt Music TileBrodt Music Company has served the Charlotte community since 1934. Due to financial constraints resulting from the 2008 recession and a continuing movement toward web-based print music sales, Brodt Music will close at the end of October 2012. The local fixture provided support to area churches, schools and hosted renown artist such as Kathleen Battle and Itzhak Perlman. WDAV Digital Producer George Marshall interviews owner Lee Northcutt about the store's 78 year life and imminent closure.
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