Colorado Spotlight this week: Boulder Philharmonic live broadcast preview

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Violinist Charles Wetherbee

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Here's what's on tap for the week of Jan. 12. We're gearing up this week for our Jan. 17 live broadcast featuring the Boulder Philharmonic and composer/pianist Conrad Tao playing music by Beethoven, Milhaud and more.


The Boulder Philharmonic plays "Lux Aeterna" by Morten Lauridsen.


Charles Wetherbee, concertmaster of the Boulder Philharmonic, performs in the CPR Performance Studio.


Beethoven's "Emperor" Piano Concerto -- one of the pieces on Saturday's program -- and the story behind the piece.


Darius Milhaud's "Creation of the World," also featured in Saturday's broadcast.


Conrad Tao plays in the CPR Performance Studio.

Watch a performance by Charles Wetherbee: