#MusicConnects

We want to stay connected with you during this time of social distancing! There is still music to be made and listened to. And as we create and assemble online content to get us through these weeks with no live performances, we?ll be sharing it all on this page as well as our social media pages. Follow us there, or here on this page, and know that #MusicConnects us all!

August 25, 2020

Composer Jonathan Bingham

Maestro Devin Patrick Hughes talks with former Arapahoe Philharmonic Composer-in-Residence Jonathan Bingham for this week’s MusicConnects Series broadcast.

August 18, 2020

Daphnis and Chloe

Maestro Devin Patrick Hughes walks us through the Arapahoe Philharmonic’s archival recording of Ravel’s Daphnis and Chloe Suite No. 2 from September 2018

 

 

 

August 11, 2020

Clarinetist Jason Richard Olney

Arapahoe Philharmonic Principal Clarinetist Jason Olney performs works by Stravinsky, B?la Kov?ks and Bach for the #MusicConnects Series.

August 4, 2020

Pianist Jamie Shaak

and Soprano Michelle Areyzaga

AP guest soloist favorite pianist Jamie Shaak is joined by longtime musical collaborator soprano Michelle Areyzaga for a program of works by Gwyneth Walker, Lee Hoiby, Richard Pearson Thomas and Jamie Shaak.

July 28, 2020

Violinist Laura Johnson and Pianist Anna Ferraro

The Arapahoe Philharmonic’s Principal Second Violinist is joined by pianist Anna Ferraro in works by Mozart, Handel and Saraste for this week’s #MusicConnects Series broadcast.

 

 

 

July 21, 2020

Enigma Variations

Maestro Devin Patrick Hughes walks us through our March 2017 live performance of Elgar’s “Enigma Variations” as part of our #MusicConnects Series.

July 14, 2020

The unPhiltered Trio

The unPhiltered Trio, with principal oboist Virginia Limbird, principal clarinetist Jason Olney and principal bassoonist Daniel Nester, perform “unMasked”

June 30, 2020

Saxophonist Nicholas May

Saxophonist Nicholas May, the Arapahoe Philharmonic concerto competition winner from 2017, performs Tchaikovsky and some of his own pieces in this week’s MusicConnects Series broadcast.

 

 

 

June 23, 2020

Pictures at an Exhibition

Arapahoe Phil Conductor Devin Patrick Hughes walks us through the orchestra’s February 2017 live performance recording of Mussorgsky’s Pictures at an Exhibition.

June 16, 2020

Trumpeter Anthony Zator

Arapahoe Philharmonic Principal Trumpeter Anthony Zator is joined by pianist Tim Greenhouse for this week’s MusicConnects Series recital featuring music by Britten, Charlier, Bozza, Grolnick and Zator.

June 9, 2020

Alexander Technique

with Molly Kittle

Here?s one especially for musicians! Alexander Technique practitioner Molly Kittle walks AP musicians through how they use their bodies when playing their instruments and how small changes can have big impact on their performance. This is also great information for non-musicians to consider, especially as more of us find ourselves regularly hunched over in front of computers. Tune in to our #MusicConnects Series!

 

 

 

June 3, 2020

Pianist Cindi Hsu

and Cellist James Todd

AP Principal Keyboardist Cindi Hsu and Principal Cellist James Todd performed Cindi?s composition?Spring Music?for the series this week. (With special guest appearance by Jazz the Cat.)

May 26, 2020

Flutist Evelyn Rutenberg

Arapahoe Philharmonic Principal Flutist Evelyn Rutenberg shares works for flute and accordion on our #MusicConnects Series.

May 19, 2020

Percussionist Joey Glassman

Joey Glassman, the AP?s Principal Percussionist, performed a live recital for the series on marimba, snare and vibraphone featuring compositions by Eric Sammut, J.S. Bach, John S. Pratt, Jacques Delecluse, and Joey Glassman.

May 12, 2020

Harpist Hillary Schefter

Hillary Schefter, Arapahoe Phil?s principal harpist, performed a live recital of works by Antoine Francisque, Marcel Grandjany, and Robert Schumann.

May 5, 2020

Cellist Ethan Blake

Cellist Ethan Blake, winner of the 2019-2020 T. Gordon Parks Concerto Competition, performs Bach’s Cello Suite in D minor and speaks with Arapahoe Philharmonic Music Director Devin Patrick Hughes.