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Recording, Episodes & Live Studio Performances

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The Retro Cocktail Hour #379

December 16, 2006Music that is shaken, not stirred. This KPR-produced program features swingin' bachelor pad music from the 1950s and 60s, hosted by Darrell Brogdon.

Elisha Duo & Friends

Steven and Larisa Elisha perform with their friends Margaret Marco, oboe, and Tabitha Reist Steiner, harp in KPR's Live Performance Studio to promote their upcoming benefit concert for the Lawrence Chamber Orchestra. They play selections from Quantz's Trio Sonata in C minor which includes Harp and Oboe, Gaspar Cassado's dramatic Suite for solo cello, Zoltan Kodaly's electric Duo for Violin and Cello and the Handel - Halvorsen Passacaglia. The artist(s): Larisa Elisha, violin Steven Elisha, cello Margaret Marco, oboe Tabitha Reist Steiner, harpEngineer(s): Jason Slote & Chubby Smith

Quartet Accorda

Live performance of Brahms' String Quartet No. 1 in C minor, Op. 51 No.1, Ravel's Sonata for Violin & Cello, Mvt. IV "Vif avec entrain" and Schubert's String Quartet-Satz in C minor. This fantastic Kansas City - Lawrence -based quartet is one of our favorites!The artist(s): Peter Chun, viola Kanako Ito, violin Ben Sayevich, violin Martin Storey, celloEngineer(s): Jason Slote & Chubby Smith

The Retro Cocktail Hour

December 9, 2006Music that is shaken, not stirred. This KPR-produced program features swingin' bachelor pad music from the 1950s and 60s, hosted by Darrell Brogdon.

Violinist Ivan Zenaty & pianist Katarina Zenata

Czech Violinist Ivan Zenaty and pianist Katarina Zenata play transcriptions by Fritz Kreisler in our live Performance Studio.The artist(s): Ivan Zenaty, violin & Katarina Zenata, pianoEngineer(s): Chubby Smith & Jason Slote

Chamber Music Society of Kansas City

Rachel Hunter engages this fresh chamber music group from KC in lively discussion about their performances of Haydn's "London" Trio for two flutes and cello, Mozart's Trio for Clarinet, Viola & Piano - Kegelstatt, Hindemith's Keline Kammermusik for Wind Quintet and Ibert's Trois Pieces for Wind Quintet.CMSKC's WebsiteThe artist(s): James Hall & David Fedele, flute Margaret Marco, oboe Leah Biber, clarinet Laura Leisring, bassoon Mathew Herren, cello Kristi Crago, horn Julie Witton, viola Patti Higdon, pianoEngineer(s): Jason Slote & Chubby Smith

Jake Blanton Quartet

Recorded live in KPR's Live Performance Studio for Bob McWilliams's Jazz in the Night.Jake Blanton's WebsiteThe artist(s): Craig Akin, Bass - Jake Blanton, guitar - Tim Cambron, drums - Roger Wilder, pianoEngineer(s): Jason Slote & Chubby Smith


Ken Lovern's Organ Jazz Trio plays live in KPR's Live Performance Studio Sept. 21, 2006.Ken Lovern's WebsiteThe artist(s): Ken Lovern, Hammond B3 Brian Baggett - Guitar Kevin Frazee - Drums Bukeka Shoals - vocals Engineer(s): Jason Slote

IIYM Piano Competition Winners

Three young winners from the International Institute for Young Musicians' piano competition. Hugo Chang plays Schubert's Piano Sonata in A minor, Opus 143, Mvt. I. Monica Liu plays Chopin's Scherzo No. 3 in C-sharp minor. George Fu plays Ravel's Alborada del gracioso.IIYM WebsiteThe artist(s): Hugo Chang - Monica Liu - George FuEngineer(s): Jason Slote

Summerfest 2006

Live performance and interview of Summerfest 2006. This food-inspired program includes La Revue Cuisine by Martinu and Cookbook for Clarinet and Piano by Kenji Bunch.KC Summerfest WebsiteThe artist(s): Jane Carl, clarinet Josh Hood, bassoon Brian Rood, trumpet Nancy Beckmann, violin Alex East, cello Melissa Rose, pianoEngineer(s): Jason Slote


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