NW Focus LIVE

Sean in StudioTune in to NW Focus LIVE every Friday night at 8pm for in-studio performances by top local musicians, hosted by Classical KING FM’s Sean MacLean. Here’s a bit about some of our upcoming musical guests:

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Friday, February 24: Magical Strings

For nearly four decades, Philip and Pam Boulding have been gifting the Pacific Northwest with Celtic Yuletide concerts, with three generations of Bouldings joining them on their handmade beautiful Celtic harps and hammered dulcimers.  With a new CD release of Fairy Wind, we’re bringing the Bouldings back to our library for another warm evening of enchanting Celtic music.

Listen to Magical Strings’ last NW Focus LIVE performance on on-demand here.

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Friday, March 3: Michael Partington

Award-winning guitarist Michael Partington is one of the most engaging of the new generation of concert players. Praised for his lyricism, intensity and clear technical command, Partington has performed internationally as a soloist and with ensemble to unanimous critical praise. He is the director of the Guitar Program at the University of Washington.

NW Focus LIVE Program:
Isaac Albéniz: Cádiz Op. 47 No. 1
Johann Kaspar Mertz: Elégie
Francesco Canova da Milano: Fantasia XX, Fantasia VI, & Ricercare LVII
Stephen GossWatts Chapel
Astor Piazzolla: Invierno Porteño
Bryan Johanson: La Folia Folio

VIDEOS

Click here to explore our full NW Focus LIVE video library, or watch our latest video below!

Two Musical Haiku
The genre-defying TangleTown Trio lends their voices to two musical haiku by composer Samuel Jones, recorded live in our KING FM studios.

NW FOCUS LIVE ARCHIVE

Missed the latest Friday night in-studio show? Browse our NW Focus LIVE archive and listen to great music from great Northwest performers on demand, anytime! Check back every week for a new concert.


To find out how you or your ensemble can be featured on NW Focus LIVE, contact Christophe Chagnard