Arizona Musicfest recently awarded scholarships to four of Arizona's finest young musicians majoring in instrument performance at four renowned schools across the country. Three of the winners, Pianist Karen Nguyen, Violinist Jeanelle Brierley and Pianist Evan Pensis, have also been featured Sundays at noon, on 89.5 K-Bach's Encounters with Young Musicians Series.
Following last season’s sold out performances, Ballet Arizona has returned to the Desert Botanical Garden with the ground-breaking masterpiece, TOPIA. Master Choreographer Ib Anderson takes his first cues from the spectacular Arizona sunsets.
The Valley’s own Frank Darimento explores the best of both worlds, as he leads La Forza Chamber Orchesta and a jazz Quintet in a concert, Jazz at the Symphony, 7:30pm, Friday, May 17, at the Valley Presbyterian Church in Paradise Valley. K-Bach’s Janine Miller caught up with Frank about the concert.
Rachel chats with K-Bach’s Sterling Beeaff about her latest project, and her new role as a mother.
Michael Christie joined the Phoenix Symphony for his final performance as the Virginia G. Piper Music Director. K-Bach's Sterling Beeaff caught up with the Maestro to talk about his past eight years with the symphony, and his farewell concert.