PBS Reno “Classical Tahoe” Series

Season 2

 

PBS Reno brings viewers 6 episodes of performances, musician interviews, and behind the scenes glimpses from Classical Tahoe’s 10th Anniversary Season in Summer 2021.

Episode Schedule

Classical Tahoe | Episode 201

Watch Anytime Online Starting 1/02/2022 

FEATURING:
The Classical Tahoe Orchestra
Gabriela Díaz Alatriste, conductor
Ming Luke, conductor
Tito Muñoz, conductor
Emmanuel Ceysson, harp

MUSIC:
J. Strauss:
Overture to Der Fledermaus
Rodrigo: Concierto Serenata for Harp & Orchestra
Couperin: Les Barricades Mystérieuses for solo harp
Tchaikovsky: Symphony No. 4, Mvts. III & IV

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Classical Tahoe | Episode 202

Watch Anytime Online Starting 1/9/2022

FEATURING:
The Classical Tahoe Orchestra

Gabriela Díaz Alatriste, conductor
Ming Luke, conductor
Amaryn Olmeda, violin
Brubeck Brothers Quartet

MUSIC:
Montgomery:
Starburst
Marquez: Danzón No. 2
Copland: Quiet City
Sarah Lewis, English horn
Billy Hunter, trumpet
Xiao-Dong Wang, violin
Yurika Mok, violin
Milan Milisavljevic, viola
Winona Zelenka, cello
Timothy Dilenschneider, bass
Saint-Saens: Violin Concerto No. 3, Mvt. 1
Brubeck: Brandenburg Gate Revisited
Brubeck Brothers Quartet
with Classical Tahoe musicians Mark Almond, horn
Laura Hamilton and Maria Schleuning, violins
Milan Milisavljevic, viola
Winona Zelenka, cello
Ha-Young Jung, bass

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Classical Tahoe | Episode 203

Watch Anytime Online Starting 1/16/2022

FEATURING:
The Classical Tahoe Orchestra

Tito Muñoz, conductor
Gilles Vonsattel, piano

MUSIC:
Beethoven
: Piano Concerto No. 3
Debussy: Poissons d’or for solo piano
Schumann: Symphony No. 3, Mvts. IV & V

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Classical Tahoe | Episode 204

Watch Anytime Online Starting 1/23/2022

FEATURING:
The Classical Tahoe Orchestra
Gabriela Díaz Alatriste, conductor
Ming Luke, conductor
Tito Muñoz, conductor
Nathan Hughes, oboe
Laquita Mitchell, soprano
Amaryn Olmeda, violin

MUSIC:
Weber
: Overture to Oberon
Vaughan-Williams: Concerto for Oboe and Strings
R. Strauss: Im Abendrot (At Sunset) from Four Last Songs
Saint-Saens: Violin Concerto No. 3, Mvt. III
Wieniawski: Etude-Caprice Op. 18 No. 4 for solo violin

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Classical Tahoe | Episode 205

Watch Anytime Online Starting 1/30/2022

FEATURING:
The Classical Tahoe Orchestra
Ming Luke, conductor
Xiao-Dong Wang, violin
Yurika Mok, violin
Milan Milisavljevic, viola
Winona Zelenka, cello

MUSIC:
Borodin
: String Quartet No.2
Mendelssohn: Symphony No. 4 “Italian”, Mvt. I & IV

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Classical Tahoe | Episode 206

Watch Anytime Online Starting 2/06/2022

FEATURING:
The Classical Tahoe Orchestra
Gabriela Díaz Alatriste,
conductor
Laura Hamilton, violin
Billy Hunter, trumpet
Brubeck Brothers Quartet with Chris Brubeck, Dan Brubeck, Mike DeMicco, and Chuck Lamb

MUSIC:
The Basie Band is Back in Town
Dave Brubeck, arr. Chris Brubeck

In Your Own Sweet Way
Dave Brubeck, arr. Howard Brubeck

Cassandra
by Dave Brubeck, arr. Chris Brubeck

Unsquare Dance
by Dave Brubeck, arr. Chris Brubeck

The Blues and Beyond
by Chris Brubeck

Jazzanians
by Dave Brubeck, arr. Russell Gloyd

Blue Rondo a la Turk
by Dave Brubeck, arr. Darius Brubeck

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How to Watch

Watch Locally on PBS Reno

Beginning January 2nd, 2022, PBS Reno will broadcast Classical Tahoe on Sundays at 4pm Pacific. Watch locally on PBS Reno – channel 5.1 via broadcast television, satellite, YouTubeTV, Direct TV, AT&T, Spectrum cable, or via the local livestream at https://www.pbsreno.org/livestream/ .

PBS Reno is available for cable and satellite service subscribers in northern Nevada and northeastern California. Channels may differ depending on where you live, so check your local cable provider for more information. You can also turn on your local PBS station, and if it says PBS Reno in the lower right-hand corner, you’re in the right place!

Questions? E-mail: info@classicaltahoe.org

Watch Worldwide

PBS Reno Website

All episodes will be available on-demand free of charge at PBSReno.org/ClassicalTahoe. New episodes will be available within 24 hours of their on-air debut. This content is available to watch anytime worldwide through PBSreno.org and will continue to be hosted indefinitely.

PBS Video App 

Watch free of charge on the PBS Video App on your smart TV, iOS device, or Android device. Simply search for Classical Tahoe to view the performances. The PBS Video app does not require membership or any purchase and is available worldwide.

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Season 1

PBS Reno Classical Tahoe Series

In Summer 2020, Classical Tahoe pivoted from an Orchestra Festival to a Chamber Music Series despite the challenges of the pandemic and the loss of Maestro Joel Revzen.

 

PBS Reno brings viewers 6 episodes of performances, musician interviews, and behind the scenes glimpses from the three-week Chamber Music Series.

Classical Tahoe | Episode 1

Published: 2021/01/01

With music by Zabel, Mahler, Bruch, Saint-Saens and Jake Heggie with Frederica Von Stade.

Watch Episode 1

Classical Tahoe | Episode 2

Published: 2021/01/08

With the music by Beethoven, Schubert and a Faure Piano Quartet.

Watch Episode 2
Concert videos

Classical Tahoe | Episode 3

Published: 2021/01/15

Music includes a Mozart Horn Quintet, Debussy, Faure, and a Mendelssohn Octet.

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Classical Tahoe | Episode 4

Published: 2021/01/22

Features a Mozart Oboe Quartet, Vaughan Williams’ On Wenlock Edge and a Brahms Horn Trio.

Watch Episode 4
Concert on the beach

Classical Tahoe | Episode 5

Published: 2021/01/29

Features music by Bach, Debussy, Liszt and a Dvorak Bass Quintet.

Watch Episode 5
Concert video

Classical Tahoe | Episode 6

Published: 2021/02/-5

Vivaldi Bassoon Concerto, Debussy/Cooper Sonata “No 5”, Rachmaninoff, Strauss and more.

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Classical Tahoe on PBS Reno Series is generously underwritten by the FS Foundation.

In Everlasting Gratitude

June 27, 1945 - May 25, 2020
The Joel Revzen Legacy Fund

In honor of his vision, The Joel Revzen Legacy Fund will serve the mission of Classical Tahoe as a world-class celebration of the arts that enriches the cultural, educational, and community vitality of Lake Tahoe.

Passion and commitment to cultural development at the very highest level for the community was the impetus for beginning this program and Classical Tahoe is proud of creating an authentic, accessible and shared experience that is building a destination for lovers of classical music performed by artists of international renown from around the world,while also becoming a destination for people to share their love of the arts.

The Joel Revzen Legacy Fund has been created for donors to provide a gift to honor Maestro Revzen, Classical Tahoe’s Founding Artistic Director and Principal Conductor, his passion and vision for Classical Tahoe, and to provide for the long-term, continuing development, and sustainable future of Classical Tahoe.

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Joel Revzen - Artistic Director Maestro

Classical Tahoe Festival & Music institute

10th Anniversary

July 30 - August 15, 2021

Each summer, Classical Tahoe brings together America’s leading classical musicians for a three-week festival of orchestra concerts on the campus of Sierra Nevada University in Incline Village, Nev.

The Classical Tahoe Orchestra includes virtuoso musicians from orchestras such as the Metropolitan Opera Orchestra, San Francisco Symphony, Seattle Symphony, LA Phil, and others. Highlights include world premieres by Aldo López Gavilán and Chris Brubeck, along with performances of Beethoven, Tchaikovsky, Mozart, Gershwin, Bernstein, Copland and more.  Classical Tahoe’s 10-concert series delights audiences with its superb musicians, an intimate pop-up concert pavilion, educational programs, and majestic setting. The Classical Tahoe Music Institute and the Brubeck Jazz Summit engage musicians and audiences of all ages and abilities.

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institute

music
education
music
appreciation
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lectures & more

Inviting the finest young jazz musicians on the planet to train with top jazz professionals.

Brubeck Jazz Summit is a one-week, intensive educational program in jazz performance for thirty exceptionally talented students from throughout the world with faculty, guest artists and master teachers as a living legacy of the musician and international statesman, Dave Brubeck.

From Chris Brubeck
of Brubeck Living Legacy

“With our partners at Classical Tahoe, we are excited to bring the Brubeck family’s jazz vision to Lake Tahoe to promote awareness, interest and the understanding of jazz and its role in American and international culture.”

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