Christine Brewer http://news.stlpublicradio.org en Bassoon Brigade To Honor The Memory Of One Young Player And, Perhaps, Inspire Another http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/bassoon-brigade-honor-memory-one-young-player-and-perhaps-inspire-another <p>A St. Louis bassoon brigade is heading from Grand Center to Marissa, Ill., on Tuesday. Well, it was heading there on Feb. 4, but a forecast of snow and freezing rain put the planned trip off until Feb. 18.</p><p>Once in Marissa, the brigade will address a musical situation that began playing out in November following a St. Louis Symphony rehearsal of Benjamin Britten’s opera, “Peter Grimes.”</p> Fri, 31 Jan 2014 04:46:48 +0000 Robert W. Duffy 33375 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Bassoon Brigade To Honor The Memory Of One Young Player And, Perhaps, Inspire Another Arts And Faith St. Louis Commemorates September 11th Through Music http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/arts-and-faith-st-louis-commemorates-september-11th-through-music <p dir="ltr">With the anniversary of September 11th on the horizon, Arts and Faith St. Louis is again gearing up for a concert to both remember the tragedy and promote unity across faith backgrounds.</p> Sat, 07 Sep 2013 00:03:40 +0000 Camille Phillips 29675 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Arts And Faith St. Louis Commemorates September 11th Through Music St. Louis Symphony Extra - May 4, 2013 http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/st-louis-symphony-extra-may-4-2013 <p style=" margin: 12px auto 6px auto; font-family: Helvetica,Arial,Sans-serif; font-style: normal; font-variant: normal; font-weight: normal; font-size: 14px; line-height: normal; font-size-adjust: none; font-stretch: normal; -x-system-font: none; display: block;">&nbsp;</p> Sat, 04 May 2013 16:00:00 +0000 Kelsey Proud 26031 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org St. Louis Symphony Extra - May 4, 2013 Christine Brewer Returns Home To Perform With The St. Louis Symphony http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/christine-brewer-returns-home-perform-st-louis-symphony <p>Renowned soprano Christine Brewer sings in concert halls and opera houses all over the world.&nbsp; Her recent travels have taken her to Australia, New Zealand, Dubay, and Great Britain as well as numerous cities in the United States.&nbsp; But once a year, the Illinois native returns to her “home town” to perform with the St. Louis Symphony.</p> Fri, 03 May 2013 23:25:46 +0000 Mary Edwards & Alex Heuer 26084 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Christine Brewer Returns Home To Perform With The St. Louis Symphony St. Louis Symphony Extra - January 14, 2012 http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/st-louis-symphony-extra-january-14-2012 <p>The St. Louis Symphony continues its 2011-2012 season this weekend, and you can be right there with them from 8 p.m. to 10 p.m. on Saturday, Jan. 14.</p><p>On <a href="http://www.stlpublicradio.org/programs/symphony.php">select Saturday evenings</a>, St. Louis Public Radio broadcasts the Symphony&#39;s performance over the air, bringing you a live classical music experience wherever you are.</p><p>This is what&#39;s in store for you this Saturday:</p> Sat, 14 Jan 2012 18:39:06 +0000 Kelsey Proud 2852 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org St. Louis Symphony Extra - January 14, 2012 The Lesson Of Britten's 'War Requiem': Don't Underestimate Younger Audiences http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/lesson-brittens-war-requiem-dont-underestimate-younger-audiences <em>Soprano and Illinois native Christine Brewer — once a music teacher in a small former coal-mining town — writes about not underestimating adolescents' powers of subtle understanding.</em><p><em>If you were choosing repertoire to explore with this age group, what would you pick? Tell us in the comments section below. Fri, 20 May 2011 18:52:00 +0000 Christine Brewer 1270 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org The Lesson Of Britten's 'War Requiem': Don't Underestimate Younger Audiences