Click to Listen: St. Mary's Basilica-Downtown Phoenix

KBAQ's Sterling Beeaff is joined by Gordon Stevenson, music director of St. Mary's Basilica, to discuss the resurgence of classical music in local catholic churches,describes the Basilica's new pipe organ and March 11's Lenten Meditation Concert, featuring Sergio Militello, principal organist of the great cathedral in Florence, Italy.

Click to Listen: Bryant Monteilh grew up in Phoenix and fondly remembers spending time with his grandmother, Helen Katherine Mason, founder of the Black Theatre Troupe. Bryant has produced a new documentary, A Legacy in the Valley, that highlights Helen's contributions and traces the family's lineage back to Helen's maternal great grandmother, Mary Green, a former slave who travelled from Union County, Arkansas, to the Arizona Territory in 1868
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In this week's KBAQ Heart of the Arts Feature, Sterling Beeaff has a conversation with Adreas Delfs, Conductor Laureate of the Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra. He joined Violinist Anne Akiko Meyers and the Phoenix Symphony February 7 and 9th for a concert of Bach, Brahms and Barber.