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April 2021 | Great Lakes Concerts

April 3, 2021 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm CDT

On Saturdays, April 3–24, at 12pm CT on 90.5 FM & streaming online, listen to a variety of music from regional orchestras and professional classical musicians from around the state of Michigan.

April 3
Violinist Samuel Arakelyan and pianist Kevin Rhodes play Beethoven’s “Spring” Sonata, and Baroque on Beaver Festival Orchestra and Chorus perform the Mozart Requiem.

April 10
Cellist Nicholas Canellakis and Lansing Symphony play Schumann’s Cello Concerto; pianists Deborah Moriarty and Zhihua Tang play Dvořák’s Slavonic Dance; flutist Richard Sherman and Jackson Symphony play Flute Concerto by Kevin Puts (a BandQuest composer).

April 17
Tchaikovsky’s Romeo and Juliet is performed by Saginaw Bay Symphony; flutist Richard Sherman and Gwendolyn Dease, marimba, play Bach; Traverse Symphony performs Mussorgsky’s Night on Bald Mountain.

April 24
Jackson Symphony performs Beethoven’s Symphony No. 7, and Shin Hwang, fortepiano, plays Fantasy in c minor by Mozart from an Academy of Early Music concert.

The Capital Region’s source for classical music, local news and NPR. The station operates 24 hours per day and is available online at wkar.org.