From The Studio

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

Sandpoint Music Conservatory will present "Two Boy Sopranos in Concert" on Mothers Day, May 14, 2017.  This morning, the two sopranos - Cody Moore and Andrew Lapadat -  and Conservatory Executive Director Karin Wdemeyer, joined Verne in the studio for a mini-recital in anticipation of the upcoming concert. The singers were accompanied by Heidi Moore on flute and Tom Rodda on piano.   The Mothers Day concert will be held at the First Presbyterian Church on 417 N 4th Avenue in Sandpoint.

Spokane Jazz Orchestra director Don Goodwin, vocalist Keleren Millham and guitarist Michael Millham chatted with Brian Flick during Jazz for a Friday Afternoon on Spokane Public Radio today. Keleren Millham will sing the Jazz Stylings of Sting at the Spokane Jazz Orchestra's final concert of the season on May 13 at 7:30pm. 

The Coeur d'Alene Symphony will present Music from Scandinavia featuring soloist Renato (Ron) Fabbro playing the Grieg Piano Concerto.  This morning Fabbro and conductor Jorge Luis Uzcátegui visited the studio to preview the concert which will be on Friday May 5 at 7:30pm and Saturday May 6 at 2pm. .  Dr. Fabbro will also be holding a master class at the Kroc Center at 10am on Saturday, May 6.

This morning we were thrilled to welcome soprano Elizabeth Caballero to the Spokane Public Radio studios to talk with Verne Windham about her upcoming performance with the Spokane Symphony -The Power of the Human Voice.  The concert will be Saturday, May 6 at 8pm and Sunday May 7 at 3pm and will feature Vaughn-Williams' Serenade to Music and Verdi's Requiem

This morning Verne had a chance to speak with the cast of Ignite! Community Theater's Casting for Murder.  The murder-mystery from British Columbian playwright Elizabeth Elwood will open on May 5, 2017 and run Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays through May 21, 217.