Podcasts

Chautauqua - Jonathan Schmitz - Jul 31, 2008

Archivist Jonathan Schmitz talks about the history of Chautauqua Institution, from famous visitors such as FDR, George Gerswin, and Thomas Edison, to Chautauqua's long-forgotten roller coaster.

Chautauqua - Marty Merkley - Jul 26, 2008

Marty Merkley, Vice President and Director of Programming of Chautauqua Institution tells Jim Cunningham about managing a season filled with more than 2,000 scheduled concerts, lectures, art shows, worship services, and more over nine weeks.

Chautauqua - Tom Becker - Jul 26, 2008

Tom Becker, President of Chautauqua Institution talks about CSO Music Director Stefan Sanderling's inaugural season, facilities upgrades, and the Chautauqua Theatre Company's 25th anniversary celebration.

Pittsburgh New Music Ensemble - Week 5 - Jul 21, 2008

Artistic Director Kevin Noe describes "Just Out of Reach," the PNME's world premiere season finale for three actors and ensemble, inspired by Greek mythology.

Pittsburgh New Music Ensemble - Week 4 - Jul 13, 2008

Artistic Director Kevin Noe previews a solo concert by sensational guest percussionist Steve Schick.

Pittsburgh New Music Ensemble - Week 3 - Jul 7, 2008

Executive Artistic Director Kevin Noe explains two timeless 20th century milestones: Messaien's Quartet for the End of Time, and John Cage's 4' 33". Also featured: works by Frederic Rzewski and George Crumb.

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