Key Chorale presents….Morning Coffee & Maestros
Join Artistic Director Joseph Caulkins and Jamal Sarikoki, Associate Conductor, for in-depth conversations as they discuss important topics about music, the arts, culture and our world. The Maestros take on challenging topics like race and the arts, planning and delivering a season during a pandemic, the 10 absolute must listen to major works to enjoy during self-isolation, what conductors do when they have this much time on their hands, and much more!
The Maestros recorded 9 episodes discussing controversial topics, exploring the music of Black and Brown composers, the importance of mentors, and their favorite classical works. Many episodes include listening guides and links to discover more about the music discussed.
Episode 1 – Racism in America, the Arts and How We Can Make a Difference
Episode 2 – Top 10 Pandemic Playlist
Episode 3 – Pandemonium or Possibilities
Episode 4 – Black Composers Who Changed the Course of Classical Music
Episode 5 – Miniature Masterpieces
Episode 6 – Paying it Forward
Episode 7 – Cinco de Mexico, 5 of the most influential composers from South of the Border
Episode 8 – Worlds Apart, with Maestro Marc Taddei
Episode 9 – Conductor: Magician or Musician?
HOW TO WATCH:
*All discussions are now available to watch on our YOUTUBE CHANNEL