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Take Note

Take Note

By Müzewest Concerts
Engaging Musical Conversations with top artists in classical and jazz music
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Ep.7 - Emmet Cohen

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Ep.14 - Tangram
We were joined on our podcast by the founding members of the Tangram Collective.  Tangram is a new music movement catalysing transnational imagination and celebrating the vitality of Chinese cultures.
May 16, 2021
Ep.13 - Rolston String Quartet
The Rolston String Quartet was formed in the summer of 2013 at the Banff Centre for Arts and Creativity's Chamber Music Residency. They take  their name from Canadian violinist Thomas Rolston, founder and long-time director of the Music and Sound Programs at the Banff Centre.
May 9, 2021
Ep.12 - Nicolas Namoradze
We chat with Nicolas Namoradze, Prize Laureate of the 2018 Honens International Piano Competition, about his activities during the pandemic and how life has changed since Honens.
May 2, 2021
Ep.11 - Luke Welch
We discuss a range of topics with pianist Luke Welch including diversity in classical music, his recently released Piano Practice Guides, his latest performance, and more!
April 25, 2021
Ep.10 - icarus Quartet
For this episode of Take Note, we welcomed the fantastic icarus Quartet!  They're a two-piano, two-percussion ensemble that met at the School of  Music, while studying at Yale University.
April 18, 2021
Ep.9 - Adam Cicchillitti
Superb Canadian classical guitarist, Adam Cicchillitti, joins us for an intimate live concert of acoustic guitar music.
April 11, 2021
Ep.8 - Lucas van Lierop
Lucas van Lierop is a versatile singer, performing in operas, oratorios, and song recitals.
March 28, 2021
Ep.7 - Emmet Cohen
A conversation with jazz pianist Emmet Cohen!
March 21, 2021
Ep.6 - The Concert Truck
We are thrilled to welcome Susan Zhang and Nick Luby of "The Concert Truck".  The most innovative concert venue that we've seen, ever!
March 14, 2021
Ep.5 - Getting Jazzy with the Todd Stewart Trio
Join us as we explore timeless standards and gems with the Todd Stewart Trio.
March 7, 2021
Ep. 4 - The Finnish Choral Landscape and Beyond with Kari Turunen
We caught up with choral conductor and artistic director of the Vancouver Chamber Choir, Kari Turunen.  In our engaging musical conversation we discussed choral music from Finland and beyond.  
March 1, 2021
Ep. 15 - Anxiety of Influence with pianist Larry Weng
We chat with NY-based pianist, Larry Weng about how Johannes Brahms went about composing after being in the shadow of Beethoven and Schubert.
January 26, 2021
Ep. 3 - Coffee with Conductors - Orchestral Edition
We welcome an international panel of orchestral conductors to discuss their activities during the pandemic and to chat about their careers.
December 22, 2020
Ep. 2 - Coffee with Conductors - Choral Edition
We welcome some top choral conductors to a roundtable discussion about choral activities during COVID-19 and how choirs are managing.
November 27, 2020
Ep. 1 - Life After Beethoven
We are joined by top pianists to discuss the legacy of Beethoven and his influence on piano music.
October 27, 2020