The third KUAF Fulbright Summer Chamber Music concert of the season features Brahms and Prokofiev. Professor Stephen Gates, cellist for the ensemble, talks to Katy Henriksen about these works. 

Violinist Atticus Mulkey Performs at St. Paul's

Jun 13, 2012

Rogers native Atticus Mulkey, a violinist studying at the Peabody Institute at Johns Hopkins University in Baltimore, is in Northwest Arkansas to raise money to get to the Aspen Music Festival. He speaks to Katy Henriksen about why classical music is important and how he plans to raise the funds to get to Aspen.

German pianist and composer Ratko Delorko was a visiting professor at the University of Arkansas's music department this past winter. Delorko stopped by the Firmin-Garner Performance Studio for a performance of both classical and original compositions.

Paul Haas Discusses SoNA's April Concert

Apr 13, 2012

The Symphony of Northwest Arkansas performs Mahler's Adagietto from his 5th symphony and Beethoven's 9th for its April concert. Director Paul Haas discusses the program with host Katy Henriksen.

SoNA's Final Concert of the Inaugural Season

Apr 12, 2012

Katy Henriksen discusses the Symphony of Northwest Arkansas's final concert of the season with Music Director Paul Haas.

Italian Soprano Anna Katerina Antonacci Performs

Apr 4, 2012

Katy Henriksen speaks with Christopher Lacy of the John Harrison Opera Foundation and pianist Donald Sulzen, Antonacci's accompanist, about a rare stateside performance from Italian diva Anna Katerina Antonacci.

Conductor Steven Byess of the Arkansas Philharmonic Orchestra visits the KUAF studio with composer Sara Carina Graef to discuss the APO's All-American February concert.

Archive: Star Shopper

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With the popularity of the internet, tablets, and e-readers, print media has seen a recent decline in circulation and advertising revenue. However, Star Shopper that provides its weekly publication for free to readers, earning income solely from advertising revenue, has actually seen consistent growth.

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