KBAQ Heart of the Arts

A team of talented local musicians, led by composer and flautist Elizabeth Kennedy Bayer, launch "oh my god, my body, my ears!" a 10-hour marathon concert celebrating new and daring music, Saturday,February 15th from noon to 10pm at The Trunk Space in Phoenix. K-BACH's Jane Hilton chats with Elizabeth about the effort.
Listen:
The Scottsdale Museum of Contemporary Art 2014 Spring Exhibition,The 5 Senses, features five works of art that inspire wonder and awe, and includes Artist Janet Cardiff’s riveting sound installation, “The Forty Part Motet". The installation includes a reworking of “Spem in Alium”—the masterpiece composed in 1575 by English Composer Thomas Tallis. K-BACH’s Sterling Beeaff chats with SMoCA curator Claire Carter.
Listen:
Recently, violinist Karen Gomyo returned to perform Mendelssohn's Violin Concerto in e minor with The Phoenix Symphony. The Avery Fisher Grant recipient had a brief interview with K-Bach's Sterling Beeaff, and shared why she cherishes Mendelssohn's masterpiece.
Listen:
Beginning Wednesday, January 29th, at 7:30pm, and running through Sunday, February 2, 2014, the historic Icehouse in downtown Phoenix will be transformed into the interior mindscape of the fictional composer, Bastian Bachmann: The Seven Layers of Bastian Bachmann. K-Bach’s Jane Hilton interviewed director Megan Weaver.
Listen:
Friday, January 24, at 8pm, the Phoenix Chamber Music Society presents the Takács Quartet, one of the world’s great chamber music ensembles at the Camelback Bible Church in Paradise Valley. K-Bach’s Sterling Beeaff chats with first violinist Edward Dusinberre about his career with the quartet and the upcoming concert.
Listen:

Pages