Colorado Spotlight this week: New York Philharmonic, Beethoven’s middle period and more

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Here's what's on tap for the week of July 14.


"At the Piano with Anne Marie McDermott," our portrait of the pianist and Bravo! Vail artistic director.


A look at Vivaldi's "Four Seasons." We'll also hear a full concert from Bravo! Vail featuring Philadelphia Orchestra concertmaster David Kim performing the piece as part of the SummerFest concert series.


We'll explore the music of Beethoven's middle period.


The history of the New York Philharmonic, which will be featured in our July 19 SummerFest concert broadcast.


A short history of the piano, an instrument that changed music forever. And we'll hear the incredible pianist Garrick Ohlsson play a Schubert piece that demonstrates the instrument's range and possiblities.