Enjoy Carolina Concerts from the Comforts of Home
For Immediate Release
February 7, 2014
Listeners can enjoy some of the best concerts from around the Carolinas on Carolina Live, Tuesday evenings at 7:00 p.m. on the ETV Radio classical service. Upcoming programs featuring South Carolina concerts include:
- February 18: Greenville Symphony Orchestra: “Tcheers” for Tchaikovksy and American Masters. "Tcheers" for Tchaikovksy features Edvard Tchivzhel as conductor and Rachel Lee on violin, and includes Tchaikovsky: "Violin Concerto in D" and Tchaikovsky: "Symphony No. 5 in E Minor." American Masters features Dmitri Sitkovetsky as conductor and Stefani Collins on violin, and includes Aaron Copland: El Salón México; Samuel Barber: Violin Concerto; and Gershwin: An American in Paris
- March 11: South Carolina Philharmonic: Mozart & More, with Morihiko Nakahara as conductor, Winifred Goodwin on piano, and Wendy Cohen on flute. Includes Mozart: "Overture to Die Zauberflöte, K. 620," Jean Françaix: "Hommage à l’ami Papageno," Jacques Ibert: "Flute Concerto," Rhonda Larson: "Lughnasa" (encore), and Mozart: "Symphony No. 40 in g, K. 550." Also included in this episode: Spartanburg Philharmonic: Mad About Mozart, with Sarah Loannides as conductor, Rhea Jacobs on flute, Christine Van Arsdale on harp, Karen Hill on clarinet, Frank Watson on bassoon. Includes Mozart selections from various concertos
- March 18: Columbia Museum of Art: Chamber Music on Main, with Phillip Bush on piano, Arnaud Sussmann on violin, David Harding on viola, and Edward Arron on cello. Includes Beethoven: "String Trio in c minor, Opus 9, No. 3," Bolcom: "Graceful Ghost Rag for Solo Piano" (1970), Jalbert: "Piano Trio" (1998),
Chausson: "Piano Quartet in A Major, Opus 30." Also included in this episode: Greenville Symphony Orchestra: German Giants 2, with Edvard Tchivzhel as conductor and featuring Brahms: "Symphony No. 1 in C Minor, Op. 68.
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About Carolina Live: Carolina Live is a weekly program of the Carolinas' best live classical concert recordings. Presented by OrthoCarolina, the show is a co-production of WDAV 89.9 Classical Public Radio and South Carolina ETV/Radio. It airs in the Charlotte region on WDAV 89.9 FM Fridays at 7 p.m. and on South Carolina stations, WLTR 91.3FM Columbia, WEPR 90.1 FM Greenville/Spartanburg, and WSCI 89.3FM Charleston Tuesdays at 7 p.m.
Carolina Live features the best orchestras and chamber ensembles as well as solo performers who play in both Carolinas. Longtime classical music announcer Lauren Rico hosts the series.
South Carolina ETV (presenting station) is the state's public educational broadcasting network. Using television, radio and the web, SCETV's mission is to enrich lives by educating children, informing and connecting citizens, celebrating our culture and environment and instilling the joy of learning. South Carolina ETV currently presents A Chef’s Life, Expeditions, and For Your Home on public television in addition to national radio productions Song Travels, Piano Jazz, Spoleto Festival USA, and World of Opera.