of note with katy henriksen

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Troika, the newest album from Matt Haimovitz and Christopher O'Riley, explores music of the Slavic soul. The cello and piano duo performs works of Russian composers Rachmaninoff, Prokofiev, and Shostakovich as well as more recently written, popular works. You can listen to an interview with the musicians during Thursday's edition of Of Note with Katy Henriksen.

Katy Henriksen, host of 91.3's Of Note, gives us a preview of the upcoming week's shows. She'll play two grand symphonies Sunday, talk with food writer Crescent Dragownwagon Monday, and play great music all week long. You can hear Of Note with Katy Henriksen every Sunday through Thursday at 8:00 p.m. on 91.3 and every Sunday through Thursday morning at 9:00 on KUAF 2.

Woman in Water

The Arkansas New Music Ensemble will perform Composer Michael Daugherty’s song cycle "Labyrinth of Love" (2012) with soprano Moon-Sook Park on Dec 1. The ensemble is a University of Arkansas project led by director Jamal Duncan. 

Pianist Jorge Federico Osorio's takes on the dramatically personal late piano works of Brahms and Schubert in his latest two-disc recording for Cedille.

In "Final Thoughts" he tackles life, death and art through the final piano works from Brahms and Schubert. 

Ahead of his recital at the University of Arkansas's Faulkner Performing Arts Center on September 21st, percussionist and Fayetteville native Aaron Ragsdale stopped by KUAF to discuss the diverse history of the percussive medium and his collaborations with fellow music professor and saxophonist Nathan Jorgensen.