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Hear Gary McBride on KGNU Radio

Gary is a host of KGNU's contemporary classical music program, The Present Edge, from 10 pm to midnight MT, on the second and fifth Mondays of the month, and KGNU's classical music program, A Classic Monday, from 8pm to 10pm MT, on the fourth Monday of the month. For listeners streaming live online, Mountain Time zone is usually GMT -7, except in the summer, when it's GMT -6.

Gary sometimes hosts the Opera Box program at 7pm Mondays, and the Kabaret live music program at 7pm Tuesdays, so please 'stay tuned' to 88.5 FM.

 

Upcoming Programs

Conductor Jean-Marie Zeitouni joins Gary to talk about the Colorado Music Festival

    Opera and vocal performances

      Colorado Music Festival's Artistic Advisor Peter Oundjian talks with Gary about his upcoming performances in Boulder

         

        Most Recent Shows

        Composer Timothy Collins joins Gary to talk about the world premiere of his new work: 'Love's Crusade'

        • Desdemona (2017) - Timothy Collins
          • Performers: Michelle DeYoung, Altius String Quartet
          • Album: Live Recording, Aspen Music Festival 2017
        • Gurrelieder / Pt. 1: 1. Orchestral Prelude (1911) - Arnold Schoenberg
          • Performers: Deutsches Symphonie-Orchester Berlin, Riccardo Chailly
          • Album: Schoenberg: Gurrelieder; Verklärte Nacht; Chamber Symphony No.1 &c
        • Gurrelieder / Pt. 1: 2. Waldemar: Nun dämpft die Dämmerung (1911) - Arnold Schoenberg
          • Performers: Siegfried Jerusalem, Deutsches Symphonie-Orchester Berlin, Riccardo Chailly
          • Album: Schoenberg: Gurrelieder; Verklärte Nacht; Chamber Symphony No.1 &c
        • Aleksis Kivi: Prologue: Introduction (1996) - Einojuhani Rautavaara
          • Performers: Jyväskylä Sinfonia, Markus Lehtinen
          • Album: Rautavaara, E.: Aleksis Kivi [Opera]
        • Aleksis Kivi: Act III: Epilogue: Tuonen lehto, oinen lehto!, "Sydameni laulu" (Song of My Heart) (Kivi) (1996) - Einojuhani Rautavaara
          • Performers: Jorma Hynninen, Jyväskylä Sinfonia, Markus Lehtinen
          • Notes: With: Lasse Pöysti, Eeva-Liisa Saarinen, Helena Juntunen, Gabriel Suovanen, Marcus Groth, Lassi Virtanen, Jaakko Hietikko, Jussi Miilunpalo, Peter Nordman, Hannu Ilmolahti, Arttu Kataja, Jeremias Erkkila, Young Finns
          • Album: Rautavaara, E.: Aleksis Kivi [Opera]
        • Manhattan Trilogy: I. Daydreams (2005) - Einojuhani Rautavaara
          • Performers: Helsinki Philharmonic Orchestra, Leif Segerstam
          • Album: Rautavaara, E.: Manhattan Trilogy / Symphony No. 3
        • Manhattan Trilogy: II. Nightmares (2005) - Einojuhani Rautavaara
          • Performers: Helsinki Philharmonic Orchestra, Leif Segerstam
          • Album: Rautavaara, E.: Manhattan Trilogy / Symphony No. 3
        • Manhattan Trilogy: III. Dawn (2005) - Einojuhani Rautavaara
          • Performers: Helsinki Philharmonic Orchestra, Leif Segerstam
          • Album: Rautavaara, E.: Manhattan Trilogy / Symphony No. 3
        • Symphony No. 8, "Lieder der Verganglichkeit" (Songs of Transience): Nachts - (2005) - Krzysztof Penderecki
          • Performers: Michaela Kaune, Agnieszka Rehlis, Wojtek Drabowicz, Warsaw Philharmonic Choir, Warsaw Philharmonic Orchestra, Antoni Wit
          • Album: Penderecki: Symphony No. 8 - Dies irae - Aus den Psalmen Davids
        • Symphony No. 8, "Lieder der Verganglichkeit" (Songs of Transience): Ende des Herbstes (1. Strophe) - (2005) - Krzysztof Penderecki
          • Performers: Michaela Kaune, Agnieszka Rehlis, Wojtek Drabowicz, Warsaw Philharmonic Choir, Warsaw Philharmonic Orchestra, Antoni Wit
          • Album: Penderecki: Symphony No. 8 - Dies irae - Aus den Psalmen Davids
        • Symphony No. 8, "Lieder der Verganglichkeit" (Songs of Transience): Bei einer Linde - (2005) - Krzysztof Penderecki
          • Performers: Michaela Kaune, Agnieszka Rehlis, Wojtek Drabowicz, Warsaw Philharmonic Choir, Warsaw Philharmonic Orchestra, Antoni Wit
          • Album: Penderecki: Symphony No. 8 - Dies irae - Aus den Psalmen Davids
        • Symphony No. 8, "Lieder der Verganglichkeit" (Songs of Transience): Flieder - (2005) - Krzysztof Penderecki
          • Performers: Michaela Kaune, Agnieszka Rehlis, Wojtek Drabowicz, Warsaw Philharmonic Choir, Warsaw Philharmonic Orchestra, Antoni Wit
          • Album: Penderecki: Symphony No. 8 - Dies irae - Aus den Psalmen Davids
        • Symphony No. 8, "Lieder der Verganglichkeit" (Songs of Transience): Fruhlingsnacht - (2005) - Krzysztof Penderecki
          • Performers: Michaela Kaune, Agnieszka Rehlis, Wojtek Drabowicz, Warsaw Philharmonic Choir, Warsaw Philharmonic Orchestra, Antoni Wit
          • Album: Penderecki: Symphony No. 8 - Dies irae - Aus den Psalmen Davids
        • Symphony No. 8, "Lieder der Verganglichkeit" (Songs of Transience): Ende des Herbstes (2. Strophe) - (2005) - Krzysztof Penderecki
          • Performers: Michaela Kaune, Agnieszka Rehlis, Wojtek Drabowicz, Warsaw Philharmonic Choir, Warsaw Philharmonic Orchestra, Antoni Wit
          • Album: Penderecki: Symphony No. 8 - Dies irae - Aus den Psalmen Davids
        • Symphony No. 8, "Lieder der Verganglichkeit" (Songs of Transience): Sag' ich's euch, geliebte Baume? - (2005) - Krzysztof Penderecki
          • Performers: Michaela Kaune, Agnieszka Rehlis, Wojtek Drabowicz, Warsaw Philharmonic Choir, Warsaw Philharmonic Orchestra, Antoni Wit
          • Album: Penderecki: Symphony No. 8 - Dies irae - Aus den Psalmen Davids
        • Symphony No. 8, "Lieder der Verganglichkeit" (Songs of Transience): Im Nebel - (2005) - Krzysztof Penderecki
          • Performers: Michaela Kaune, Agnieszka Rehlis, Wojtek Drabowicz, Warsaw Philharmonic Choir, Warsaw Philharmonic Orchestra, Antoni Wit
          • Album: Penderecki: Symphony No. 8 - Dies irae - Aus den Psalmen Davids
        • Symphony No. 8, "Lieder der Verganglichkeit" (Songs of Transience): Verganglichkeit - (2005) - Krzysztof Penderecki
          • Performers: Michaela Kaune, Agnieszka Rehlis, Wojtek Drabowicz, Warsaw Philharmonic Choir, Warsaw Philharmonic Orchestra, Antoni Wit
          • Album: Penderecki: Symphony No. 8 - Dies irae - Aus den Psalmen Davids
        • Symphony No. 8, "Lieder der Verganglichkeit" (Songs of Transience): Ende des Herbstes (3. Strophe) - (2005) - Krzysztof Penderecki
          • Performers: Michaela Kaune, Agnieszka Rehlis, Wojtek Drabowicz, Warsaw Philharmonic Choir, Warsaw Philharmonic Orchestra, Antoni Wit
          • Album: Penderecki: Symphony No. 8 - Dies irae - Aus den Psalmen Davids
        • Symphony No. 8, "Lieder der Verganglichkeit" (Songs of Transience): Herbsttag - (2005) - Krzysztof Penderecki
          • Performers: Michaela Kaune, Agnieszka Rehlis, Wojtek Drabowicz, Warsaw Philharmonic Choir, Warsaw Philharmonic Orchestra, Antoni Wit
          • Album: Penderecki: Symphony No. 8 - Dies irae - Aus den Psalmen Davids
        • Symphony No. 8, "Lieder der Verganglichkeit" (Songs of Transience): O gruner Baum des Lebens (2005) - Krzysztof Penderecki
          • Performers: Michaela Kaune, Agnieszka Rehlis, Wojtek Drabowicz, Warsaw Philharmonic Choir, Warsaw Philharmonic Orchestra, Antoni Wit
          • Album: Penderecki: Symphony No. 8 - Dies irae - Aus den Psalmen Davids
        • Clarinet Concerto: II. Cadenza: Tranquillo (2005) - Kalevi Aho
          • Performers: Martin Fröst, Lahti Symphony Orchestra, Osmo Vänskä
          • Album: Nielsen / Aho: Clarinet Concertos

        Conductor Marcelo Lehninger joins Gary to talk about the Colorado Music Festival

        • Serenade for Solo Violin, String Orchestra, Harp, and Percussion (After Plato's 'Symposium'): I. Phaedrus; Pausanias (Lento; Allegro) - Live (1957) - Leonard Bernstein
          • Performers: Arthur Whittemore, Jack Lowe, New York Philharmonic, Leonard Slatkin
          • Album: Bernstein: Serenade (after Plato's Symposium) (Recorded 1990)
        • Tchaikovsky: Symphony No. 4 in F Minor, Op. 36, TH 27: IV. Finale (Allegro con fuoco) (1878) - Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky
          • Performers: Orchestra dell'Accademia Nazionale di Santa Cecilia, Antonio Pappano
          • Album: Tchaikovsky: Symphonies 4, 5 & 6
        • Suite No. 2 for Small Orchestra: III. Polka (1921) - Igor Stravinsky
          • Performers: Zagreb Philharmonic Orchestra, Dmitri Kitayenko
          • Album: Stravinsky: Symphony in E-Flat Major and Suites Nos. 1 & 2
        • Suite No. 2 for Small Orchestra: IV. Galop (1921) - Igor Stravinsky
          • Performers: Zagreb Philharmonic Orchestra, Dmitri Kitayenko
          • Album: Stravinsky: Symphony in E-Flat Major and Suites Nos. 1 & 2
        • Symphony No.35 In D, K.385 "Haffner": 1. Allegro con spirito (1782) - Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
          • Performers: Wiener Philharmoniker, Leonard Bernstein
          • Album: Mozart: The Late Symphonies; Symphonies Nos.25 & 29 (3 CDs)
        • Piano Concerto No.5 in E flat major Op.73 -"Emperor": 3. Rondo (Allegro) (1811) - Ludwig van Beethoven
          • Performers: Alfred Brendel, Wiener Philharmoniker, Sir Simon Rattle
          • Album: Beethoven: Piano Concerto No.5; Piano Sonata Op.57, "Appassionata"
        • Tchaikovsky: Symphony No. 4 in F Minor, Op. 36, TH 27: I. Andante sostenuto - Moderato con anima (1878) - Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky
          • Performers: Orchestra dell'Accademia Nazionale di Santa Cecilia, Antonio Pappano
          • Album: Tchaikovsky: Symphonies 4, 5 & 6
        • Piano Concerto No.20 in D minor K466: II. Romanze (1785) - Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
          • Performers: Evgeny Kissin, Kremerata Baltica
          • Album: Mozart: Piano Concertos 20 & 27
        • Piano Concerto No.20 in D minor K466: III. Rondo (Allegro Assai) (1785) - Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
          • Performers: Evgeny Kissin, Kremerata Baltica
          • Album: Mozart: Piano Concertos 20 & 27

        Celebrate 40 years of @KGNU - It's 2002 on PresentEdge Monday, June 18, at 10pm!

        • Polygon (2002) - Johannes Maria Staud
          • Performers: Thomas Larcher, Vienna Radio Symphony Orchestra, Bertrand de Billy
          • Album: Johannes Maria Staud: A Map Is Not the Territory, Bewegungen, Polygon, Black Moon & Berenice "Lied vom Verschwinden"
        • Flute Concerto: I. Misterioso, adagio (2002) - Kalevi Aho
          • Performers: Sharon Bezaly, Lahti Symphony Orchestra, Osmo Vänskä
          • Album: Nordic Spell
        • Flute Concerto: II. Presto, leggiero — attacca — (2002) - Kalevi Aho
          • Performers: Sharon Bezaly, Lahti Symphony Orchestra, Osmo Vänskä
          • Album: Nordic Spell
        • Flute Concerto: III. Epilogue (2002) - Kalevi Aho
          • Performers: Sharon Bezaly, Lahti Symphony Orchestra, Osmo Vänskä
          • Album: Nordic Spell
        • Slow Motion (2002) - Toshio Hosokawa
          • Performers: Teodoro Anzellotti
          • Album: Chanson Discrète
        • Concerto for Harpsichord and Orchestra: Movement I (2002) - Philip Glass
          • Performers: Jillon Stoppels Dupree, Ralf Gothoni, Northwest Chamber Orchestra Seattle
          • Album: Philip Glass: The Concerto Project, Vol. II
        • Concerto for Harpsichord and Orchestra: Movement III (2002) - Philip Glass
          • Performers: Jillon Stoppels Dupree, Ralf Gothoni, Northwest Chamber Orchestra Seattle
          • Album: Philip Glass: The Concerto Project, Vol. II
        • Passacaglia (2002) - Leonardo Balada
          • Performers: Barcelona Symphony and Catalonia National Orchestra, Colman Pearce
          • Album: Balada: Cello Concerto No. 2 / Concerto for Four Guitars / Celebracio
        • Song of Isaiah (2002) - Michael Torke
          • Performers: Present Music
          • Album: Present Music Ensemble: Haunted America
        • Eine Kleine Mitternachtmusik: I. Nocturnal Theme (2002) - George Crumb
          • Performers: Emanuele Arciuli
          • Album: George Crumb Edition, Vol. 9
        • Eine Kleine Mitternachtmusik: II. Charade (2002) - George Crumb
          • Performers: Emanuele Arciuli
          • Album: George Crumb Edition, Vol. 9
        • Eine Kleine Mitternachtmusik: III. Premonition (2002) - George Crumb
          • Performers: Emanuele Arciuli
          • Album: George Crumb Edition, Vol. 9
        • Eine Kleine Mitternachtmusik: IV. Cobweb and Peaseblossom – Scherzo (2002) - George Crumb
          • Performers: Emanuele Arciuli
          • Album: George Crumb Edition, Vol. 9
        • Eine Kleine Mitternachtmusik: V. Incantation (2002) - George Crumb
          • Performers: Emanuele Arciuli
          • Album: George Crumb Edition, Vol. 9
        • Eine Kleine Mitternachtmusik: VI. Golliwog Revisited (2002) - George Crumb
          • Performers: Emanuele Arciuli
          • Album: George Crumb Edition, Vol. 9
        • Eine Kleine Mitternachtmusik: VII. Blues in the Night (2002) - George Crumb
          • Performers: Emanuele Arciuli
          • Album: George Crumb Edition, Vol. 9
        • Eine Kleine Mitternachtmusik: VIII. Cadenza with Tolling Bells (2002) - George Crumb
          • Performers: Emanuele Arciuli
          • Album: George Crumb Edition, Vol. 9
        • Eine Kleine Mitternachtmusik: IX. Midnight Transformation (2002) - George Crumb
          • Performers: Emanuele Arciuli
          • Album: George Crumb Edition, Vol. 9

         

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