Large chorus sings on altar inside wood-paneled church

Seattle Sings! Returns

Want to hear some sublime choral singing? KING-FM is a proud partner of the Greater Seattle Choral Consortium, presenting the 2019 Seattle Sings! festival next week. The festival takes place Thursday through Saturday: October 10, 11 (evenings),

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‘Organ Loft’ Hits 700

700 episodes! That’s the milestone to be reached this Sunday, October 6th, by the second-longest-running program on Classical KING-FM: “The Organ Loft.” The Organ Loft showcases organ and choral music, especially of the Pacific Northwest. It’s hosted

John Lunn on Composing for Downton Abbey

by Dacia Clay The long-awaited Downton Abbey movie has just been released, as has its fantastic score by John Lunn. Lunn is the Emmy Award-winning composer of the soundtrack for the Downton Abbey TV show as well. In

Songs from Ireland

Stories from Ireland’s Great Famine come alive in Donnacha Dennehy’s new cantata, performed by Irish sean-nós singer Iarla Ó Lionáird.

Hadelich on Brahms and Ligeti

Violinist Augustin Hadelich recently released a recording of Brahms and Ligeti violin concertos. The Brahms premiered in 1879, while the Ligeti premiered in its final version in 1992. In this interview, Hadelich talks about what (on Earth)

Elena Dubinets: A New Chapter

This month former Seattle Symphony Vice President for Artistic Planning, Elena Dubinets begins a new chapter in her distinguished artistic career. After 16 years at the Seattle Symphony, Elena heads to Atlanta to take on that orchestra’s