From The Studio

Interviews and performances from inside the KPBX studio. Please click the headline for expanded text and/or audio.

This week, the Morning Classical program is previewing the upcoming Couer d'Alene Opera and Spokane Symphony co-production of "Carmen." This morning, Verne spoke with director, Jadd Davis and singers Jennifer Welch Babidge (Micaela, a village maiden), and Matt Hanscom (Escamillo). 

For more information about the show, and purchase tickets, please visit The Spokane Symphony website.

Rhiannon McGavin is in town to perform a reading of her poetry, along with local poet, Afaria Scott, at Auntie's Bookstore on Saturday evening. 


Verne interviews guests from Ignite Theater's production of Ripcord. Includes Jim Brown, Director, Kathie Doyle Lipe as "Marilyn", Jean Hardie as "Abbey" and Mitchell Gainor as "Scotty". 

Verne spoke with Spokane Symphony Principal Trombonist, Ross Holcombe this morning, in advance of his recital at Whitworth University this coming Wednesday, September 13, at 8:00 p.m.

For more information visit the Spokane Public Radio Arts Calendar.

The final day of Symphony Week at Spokane Public Radio includes conversations with Symphony Conductor Eckart Preu, Mateusz Wolski and guests Jessica Lee and Peter Stumpf.