Classical Tahoe

  • Pianist Svetlana Smolina’s Euphoria

    By Sean McAlindin – July 24, 2019

    Be it genius or praxis, it is a special artist who holds a natural ability to communicate emotionally, intellectually and energetically through music.

    “I really love playing,” says Svetlana Smolina, a Russian pianist born in […]

  • Digest Notes: Saturday, July 28, 2018

    The Classical Tahoe Pavilion became the permanent home of the Classical Tahoe Orchestra in 2017, thanks to the generosity of Minden Nevada residents Laurie Harden, a glider pilot, and her husband Silvio Ricardi. It is reminiscent of the Sydney Opera […]

  • Digest Notes: Friday, July 27, 2018

    By 5:30 in the evening, the hospitality tent is usually buzzing with people eager to hear what Classical Tahoe has in store for them at the imminent 7 p.m. Opening Night performance on Friday night, 27 July 2018. But this […]