CPR Classical Performance Studio Week: Aug. 31-Sept. 4

Photo: Jake Schepps herringbone thumbnail
Banjo player Jake Schepps

A few times a year, Colorado Spotlight shares a week’s worth of exclusive recordings from the CPR Performance Studio.

Monday through Friday this week, we return to the Performance Studio. Each night at 7, hear music by cellist Silver Ainomae, pianist Katie Mahan, the Colorado Wind Ensemble and more.

View the schedule and see footage of some of the performers below.


Colorado Wind Ensemble

  • Gounod: Petite Suite


Guitarist Masakazu Ito

  • Brouwer: Guitar Quintet: I. Allegro
  • Boccherini: Guitar Quintet: III. Grave assai...
  • Bernstein: I Feel Pretty/Maria/America


Ivy Street Ensemble

  • Mullikin: The Frozen Castle

Banjo player Jake Schepps​

  • McBane: Drawn: Repose
  • Mellits: Flatiron: II. Herringbone
  • Flinner: Migrations: First movement


Cellist Silver Ainomae

  • Bach: Cello Suite No. 5: Sarabande
  • Bach: Cello Suite No. 3: Bourees
  • Anonymous/Casals: Song of the Birds
  • Beethoven: Piano Trio No. 3: I (with violinist Yumi Hwang-Williams and Bax)


Pianist Katie Mahan

  • Debussy: Estampes
  • Beethoven: Piano Sonata No. 21, "Waldstein": I Allegro con brio
  • Schumann: Fantasiestucke (with Alexander Bedenko, clarinet)