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High Notes: Alisa Weilerstein, Inon Barnatan, Yoheved Kaplinsky, Timothy Adams


A full interview session as Aspen Music Festival and School President Alan Fletcher chats with cellist Alisa Weilerstein, pianist Inon Barnatan, music mentors Yoheved Kaplinsky (piano) and Timothy Adams (percussion). Live-streamed concerts and showcases with these musicians coming up Wednesday, July 22 (advanced piano students), Thursday (percussionists), and Sunday with Weilerstein/Barnaton (cello/piano music of Beethoven). Find out what to expect at each live streamed performance.

Classical music reporter Chris Mohr has loved classical music since he was twelve. “And I owe it all to radio,” Chris explains. “I grew up in a farm town east of Cleveland. One day I turned on the local classical radio station. They were playing Vivaldi, and it was like the gates of heaven opened up to me!" Chris is also a composer, and is working on a 53-note-to-the-octave oratorio, "Melodies of the Shoreless Sea." This is his ninth summer working for Aspen Public Radio.