Colorado Spotlight this week: Takacs Quartet and more

Photo: Takacs QuartetMonday through Friday nights at 7, 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 June 16.

Monday through wEDNESDay

Due to CPR's June pledge drive, Colorado Spotlight will be on hiatus until Thursday.


We celebrate the end of the pledge drive at 6 p.m. Thursday with Charley's look at Carl Orff's "Carmina Burana." .


At our regular time, 7 p.m., Charley talks with Michael Grace of Colorado College about Brahms' Symphony No. 2. We'll hear a recording of the piece by the Aspen Philharmonic.


A look at the Takacs Quartet, based in Boulder. We'll also hear them perform Bartok String Quartet No. 1 from last year's Aspen Music Festival.