Hear performances and favorite recordings from some of the Front Range's finest young musicians.
The composer is the second from the new-music collective Bang on a Can to win the award with a choral work. Her oratorio explores the lives of coal miners and their families a century ago.
What's coming up for the week of April 20.
The quartet plays a unique version of "September" by member Jason Treuting.
Listen at 7:30 p.m. for music by Beethoven, Haydn and Shostakovich.
Each night at 6 p.m. this week, CPR Classical airs a five-part look at the composers persecuted by the Nazis. Seventy years after World War II ended, their music still resonates.
The internationally celebrated soloist convinced violinist Klara Berkovich to teach her when she was just five years old. Student and teacher join NPR's Arun Rath to reflect on their relationship.
What's coming up for the week of April 13.
Classical pianist Valentina Lisitsa is a YouTube star. Reactions to her divisive and fiercely political Twitter account became the catalyst for a string of problems at the Toronto Symphony.