Every Thursday at 7 p.m. Classics Live brings you exclusive performances from throughout the KPR listening area. Our microphones travel to the Sunflower Music Festival, the Lied Center, the Ruel Joyce Recital series, the Great Spaces Music and Arts series, as well as performances recorded in Kansas Public Radio's live studio. Performers include the Emerson String Quartet, the Zoco Duo, Ensemble Iberica, and members of the Kansas City Symphony, among others. The series producer is KPR's Cordelia Brown, with recording engineer Chuck Smith. Darrell Brogdon hosts the program.
Latest episode of Classics Live:
October 2020 on Classics Live
This fall The Opus 76 Quartet completed their Kansas City Beethoven String Quartet Cycle by playing all sixteen quartets on Saturday evenings at the Gold Dome Cathedral in downtown Kansas City. We're bringing you the best of these concerts each Thursday evening at seven throughout October here on KPR in our show featuring the best live and local performances, Classics Live. Celebrate 250 years of Beethoven by joining us and The Opus 76 Quartet for Beethoven's string quartets.
- Thursday 7-8pm