Enjoy past interviews and performances in the Live and Local archive.
Live and Local
Conversations and performances with local and national artists, hosted by Kevin Kelly
It has received a bit of attention as a classical music video of sorts.
Host Roger Cooper brings you outstanding classical music from central Illinois orchestras and ensembles, including many artists from the U of I.
Host Roger Cooper presents Sinfonia da Camera performing Gilbert & Sullivan's The Mikado, featuring Dawn Harris, Ricardo Herrera, Yvonne Redman with conductor Ian Hobson.
The Evening Concert
Great performances from the great concert venues
Tonight at 7:00 on the “Evening Concert” on WILL-FM, 90.9 it’s “The New York Philharmonic This Week” with the third “Philharmonic Festival: The Beethoven Piano Concertos”. Yefim Bronfman plays Beethoven’s “Emperor” Piano Concerto and is the pianist in the “Triple Concerto” with the New York Philharmonic. Music Director Alan Gilbert conducts.
Classics of the Phonograph
John Frayne's weekly exploration of memorable recordings from the 20th century.
The famous Spanish conductor Rafael Fruehbeck de Burgos passed away recently. He was known widely as a guest conductor of orchestras worldwide, and his specialties were Spanish music and the Romantic classics of the 19th century. We will hear this famous conductor in recordings of the music of Isaac Albeniz and Joaquin Rodrigo.
Classics by Request
Garrison Keillor's The Writer's Almanac airs at 9:01 am
Afternoon at the Opera
(Puccini) San Francisco Opera productions with Luisotti, conductor, and Racette, Jagte, Delavan and the San Francisco Opera Orchestra and Chorus.