Matt Erikson http://kajx.org en Festival Showcase - July 30th, 2013 http://kajx.org/post/festival-showcase-july-30th-2013 <p><span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Interstate, 'Lucida Grande', Arial, sans-serif; font-size: 16px; font-style: normal; font-variant: normal; font-weight: 300; letter-spacing: normal; line-height: 22px; orphans: auto; text-align: start; text-indent: 0px; text-transform: none; white-space: normal; widows: auto; word-spacing: 0px; -webkit-text-stroke-width: 0px; background-color: rgb(255, 255, 255); display: inline !important; float: none;">In a live broadcast, host Matt Erikson interviews the members of the Omer String Quartet who are in residence at the Aspen Music Festival and School. The ensemble performs music by Mozart, Britten and more.</span></p><p></p><p> Wed, 31 Jul 2013 00:17:34 +0000 Matt Erikson 5293 at http://kajx.org Festival Showcase - July 30th, 2013 Live Music, Wine & You - A Very Special "Festival Showcase"! http://kajx.org/post/live-music-wine-you-very-special-festival-showcase <p>This Tuesday at 3:30 p.m., “Festival Showcase” will be broadcast LIVE from the rehearsal studio at the Red Brick Center for the Arts in Aspen and YOU are invited to attend this special broadcast.&nbsp; Host Matt Erikson will interview the members of the Omer String Quartet who are in residence at the Aspen Music Festival and School.&nbsp; The ensemble will perform music by Mozart, Britten and more.&nbsp; You can ask these young, dynamic musicians questions and enjoy wine with the music! &nbsp;<br>&nbsp;<br>Mark your calendars now for this live broadcast, the first of its kind for Aspen Public Radio and part of our special summer programming.&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; Your support makes broadcasts such as these possible.&nbsp; For more information or to become a member of APR, please call 970-920-9000 or <a href="https://interland3.donorperfect.net/weblink/weblink.aspx?name=E103121&amp;id=11">click here</a>.<br><br> Thu, 25 Jul 2013 18:42:41 +0000 Matt Erikson 5036 at http://kajx.org Live Music, Wine & You - A Very Special "Festival Showcase"! Live Broadcasts of the Aspen Music Festival and School http://kajx.org/post/live-broadcasts-aspen-music-festival-and-school <p>Aspen Public Radio takes to you the Aspen Music Festival and School for special live broadcasts. Here's our schedule for this final weekend of the festival:<br><br><strong>Saturday, August 17, 2013 - 7 p.m.</strong></p><p>Aspen Opera Theater Center’s production of Monteverdi’s “Coronation of Poppea”<br><br><strong>Sunday, August 18, 2013 - 4 p.m.</strong></p><p>Season Finale concert of Wagner and Verdi</p> Thu, 25 Jul 2013 15:31:43 +0000 Matt Erikson 5027 at http://kajx.org Live Broadcasts of the Aspen Music Festival and School Festival Notes - June 25th, 2013 http://kajx.org/post/festival-notes-june-25th-2013 <p>"Conscience and beauty"--it's the theme for the upcoming 65th season of the Aspen Music Festival and School.&nbsp; Festival President &amp; CEO Alan Fletcher and Artistic Administrator Asadour Santourian discuss the origins and planning behind this programming concept.&nbsp; For more information, <a href="http://aspenmusicfestival.com">click here</a>.</p><p></p> Tue, 25 Jun 2013 06:01:00 +0000 Matt Erikson 3461 at http://kajx.org Festival Notes - June 25th, 2013 Festival Notes - June 24th, 2013 http://kajx.org/post/festival-notes-june-24th-2013 <p>Aspen Music Festival President and CEO Alan Fletcher discusses this season's emphasis on the music of Benjamin Britten (1913-1976).&nbsp; For more information, <a href="http://www.aspenmusicfestival.com">click here</a>.</p><p></p><p></p> Mon, 24 Jun 2013 14:59:00 +0000 Matt Erikson 3338 at http://kajx.org Festival Notes - June 24th, 2013