The vibrant and youthful energy of a new family member inspired this original composition by Andy Clausen. In our exclusive in-studio video, the Westerlies capture the excitement of early childhood—as well as some of its unexpected turns.
An old English ballad gets a brassy new spin in the Westerlies’ rendition of “Saro,” which borrows from an arrangement by Nico Muhly and Sam Amidon. The tune, which dates back to the 18th century, is timeless
This video was made by Sean MacLean. Harpist Sophie Baird-Daniel and bassoonist Dana Jackson are co-founders and directors of San Juan Island’s Archipelago Collective. Watch as they perform Bernard Andrès’ Chants d’arrière-saison for Bassoon and Harp.
On Northwest Focus LIVE with Sean MacLean in May of 2016, pianist Angela Drăghicescu & friends previewed the William Bolcom tribute they took to Carnegie Weill Recital Hall.
On King FM’s Northwest Focus LIVE, violinist Takumi Taguchi, winner of the King FM 2018 Young Artist Awards, justified his meteoric rise with this fleet-fingered performance of charm, maturity and wit.
On King FM’s Northwest Focus LIVE, flutist Julin Cheung, winner of the King FM 2018 Young Artist Awards in the younger division, played these two movements from Bach’s a minor Partita after charming our audience.
On King FM’s Northwest Focus LIVE, Phoebe Rawn, winner of the 2018 Frank and Lu Horsfall Competition upper division, played the first movement of Carl Nielsen’s Flute Concerto, with pianist Carlin Ma playing the orchestral reduction.
When The Sound Ensemble asked Clark to write them a new piece, his research turned up that Eleanor of Aquitaine had written Hildegard of Bingen a letter asking for advice. And we had Hildegard’s reply. It was
On King FM’s Northwest Focus LIVE with Sean MacLean, saxophonist Erik Steighner was joined by guitarist Cameron O’Connor
On King FM’s Northwest Focus LIVE with Sean MacLean, alto saxophonist Erik Steighner was joined by pianist Angela Drăghicescu.
On King FM’s Northwest Focus LIVE with Sean MacLean, Pacific Musicworks preview their “Navidad” concert of Christmas music from new and old Spain.
On King FM’s Northwest Focus LIVE with Sean MacLean, 14 year old violinist Marley Erickson claimed her prize as winner of King FM’s 2017 Young Artist Awards, in the lower age division.
On King FM’s Northwest Focus LIVE with Sean MacLean, 16 year old cellist Kristy Park claimed her prize as winner of King FM’s 2017 Young Artist Awards, in the upper age division.
Pianist Angelo Rondello entrances a Bellevue audience at Resonance with liquid Debussy reflections.
Violist Amber Archibald & pianist Jamie Namkung perform Rebecca Clarke’s Passacaglia on and Old English Tune live on NW Focus in the KING-FM studio.
KING FM’s Dave Beck has been a cellist for decades. As a child Dave was a member of the Seattle Youth Symphony Orchestras, and remains an active performer today.
Seattle Pro Musica performs Ēriks Ešenvalds’ “Northern Lights” on NW Focus Live in the KING-FM Studio.
Quinton Morris and Li-Tan Hsu play a movement from Chevalier de Saint-Georges’ Sonata no.2 in A major on NW Focus Live in the KING-FM studio.
Joel Fan’s August 16, 2013 appearance on NW Focus LIVE. Joel plays two intermezzi from Brahms’ Klavierstücke, Op. 118.
Watch cellist Joshua Roman perform part of the Gigue from Bach’s Cello Suite No. 3 on a very special Classical KING FM 98.1 NW Focus LIVE program in our studio, Friday, April 27, 2012.