Wednesdays at 12:15 pm
Live weekly concerts from some of the world’s most exciting emerging artists
Each week, WFMT shares live concerts from emerging artists from around the world. Produced by Classical Music Chicago, the series is named for pianist Myra Hess, who organized over 1500 free concerts for Londoners during World War II. Enjoy solo recitals and ensemble performances from some of classical music’s brightest rising talent, presenting thrilling repertoire across eras and instruments.
Leah Kang, piano
Pianist Leah Kang performs music by Francis Poulenc, Maurice Ravel, Marguerite Canal, and Takashi Yoshimatsu, live from the Seventeenth Church of Christ, Scientist, Chicago.
Julia Yang, cello, and Mika Sasaki, piano
Cellist Julia Yang and Pianist Mika Sasaki perform music by Thomas Adès, Shih-Hui Chen, and Frédéric Chopin, live from the Seventeenth Church of Christ, Scientist, Chicago.