A peek into a morning rehearsal at Memminger Auditorium in Charleston, SC, site of the world-famous Chamber Music Concerts from the Spoleto Festival USA. Clarinetist Todd Palmer joins the St. Lawrence String Quartet in a run-through of Mozart's Clarinet Quintet. Hear the results at spoletochambermusic.org Produced by Katie Rather Moore
The Charlotte, NC-based Klezmer trio SIMKHE in rehearsal for a Piccolo Spoleto performance at the historic College of Charleston Kahal Kadosh Beth Elohim Synagogue, part of "A World of Jewish Culture" at Piccolo Spoleto.
Hawaiian Ukulele wizard Jake Shimabukuro warms up for his mesmerizing performance at the Cistern at the College of Charleston - one of the great appearances at the 2009 Spoleto Festival USA. Hear Jake's interview with Jennifer Foster on Spoleto Today: spoletochambermusic.org
The Punch Brothers, led by the multi-talented mandolinist Chris Thiele (yes, that's how HE spells his name - we asked him!), set up for a Spoleto appearance at the Cistern at the College of Charleston. Check out the Chris Thiele interview at spoletochambermusic.org.
Produced by Intern Katie Rather Moore.
Spoleto Today from WDAV & ETV Radio brings you a behind-the-scenes look and listen to the Spoleto Festival Orchestra's preparations for a full-length performance of "Das Lied von der Erde" (The Song of the Earth) by Gustav Mahler. Visit spoletochambermusic.org for full details! Produced by intern Katie Rather Moore.