They’re from across the Atlantic, but the Czech Philharmonic’s new conductor, Semyon Bychkov is bringing them to Michigan next week. WKAR’s Jamie Paisley spoke with this now-famous conductor who got his start in Grand Rapids.
Maestro Semyon Bychkov on his immigrant Michigan roots and conducting the Czech Philharmonic, coming to East Lansing's Wharton Center on October 30th and Ann Arbor's Hill Auditorium on November 1st.
Many times an orchestra stays together because a conductor is waving his or her baton and keeping everybody together. But what happens when the orchestra can’t see the conductor… or anything at all? Learn more about the Korean Hearts of Vision Chamber Orchestra.
A conversation with MSU College of Music Professor Suren Bagratuni about bringing the visually impaired musicians of the Korean Hearts of Vision Chamber Orchestra.