Artistic director Timothy Krueger (left) and other members of St. Martin's Chamber Choir.

(Photo: Courtesy St. Martin's Chamber Choir)

Monday through Friday at 7 p.m., Charley Samson is your connection to the music, voices and happenings of Colorado's classical music community.

Here's what's on tap for the week of May 25. 

Monday

The final hours of CPR Classical's Essential Classics Weekend, celebrating some of the state's essential performers and ensembles, including the Colorado Symphony and the Baroque Chamber Orchestra of Colorado, as well as Colorado composer Cecil Effinger.

Tuesday  

Cellist Silver Ainomae plays in the CPR Performance Studio ahead of the Ainomae Ensemble's Sunday concert in Englewood with Andres Cardenes. And music by St. Martin's Chamber Choir, which performs Friday in Denver and Sunday in Cherry Hills.

WEDNESDAY through Friday

Colorado Spotlight will not air during CPR's Spring Pledge Drive.

Watch Silver Ainomae play Bach in the CPR Performance Studio:

Cellist Silver Ainomae plays two Bourrees from J.S. Bach's Cello Suite No. 3. Recorded in the CPR Performance Studio Nov. 17, 2014. Ainomae is principal cellist of the Colorado Symphony and Artistic Director of Englewood Arts.

Cellist Silver Ainomae plays Sarabande from J.S. Bach's Cello Suite No. 5. Recorded in the CPR Performance Studio Nov. 17, 2014. Ainomae is principal cellist of the Colorado Symphony and Artistic Director of Englewood Arts.