music interview

The Stamford Symphony Orchestra has narrowed its search for a new music director and conductor to a few outstanding artists.

Alasdair Neale, one of the candidates for New Haven Symphony Orchestra's music director, will conduct a program on Thursday, February 15th in Woolsey Hall. Kate Remington talked with him about the program he's chosen that includes Elgar's Enigma Variations and a couple of outstanding works by contemporary composers.

Just in time for Valentine's Day, the Norwalk Symphony Orchestra presents an evening of some of the best romantic songs ever written for Broadway on Saturday, February 10th at the Norwalk Concert Hall.

The concert features songs from Showboat, West Side Story, My Fair Lady, and contemporary musicals as well. Kate Remington talked with Music Director Jonathan Yates about the program and the two outstanding soloists: Maria Failla and Trevor Martin.

The Connecticut Chamber Choir celebrates its 40th anniversary this season! Kate Remington talked with Artistic Director Constance Chase about this season, which kicks off with a concert of sacred music by Mozart and Johann Michael Haydn on Sunday, January 14, at St. Theresa Church in Trumbull, CT, at 4:00.

On Sunday, December 10, the Fairfield County Chorale will present an authentic, rarely heard complete performance of Handel's Messiah. Kate Remington talked with conductor David Rosenmeyer about what makes this version special.