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NAC Podcasts

Power your arts obsession with exclusive interviews, insights and artistic explorations of music, theatre and dance.

  • Edvard Grieg: his music and melodies

    Nov 05, 2019 57:01

    Marjolaine Fournier and Jean-Jacques van Vlasselaer describe the music of Edvard Grieg’s Peer Gynt, his A minor Piano Concerto, and his C minor Symphony. His music, his melodies and his...

  • A musical love triangle: Clara Schumann, Robert Schumann and Johannes Brahms.

    May 05, 2020 54:11

    NAC Orchestra Music Director Alexander Shelley talks with uOttawa Professor and Clara Schumann expert Julie Pedneault-Deslauriers about the Orchestra's recording project focusing on Clara Schumann, Robert Schumann and Johannes Brahms....

  • Carl Nielsen’s De fire Temperamenter

    Mar 06, 2020 51:11

    Jean-Jacques Van Vlasselaer and Marjolaine Fournier study The Four Temperaments, the second symphony by Carl Nielsen. The hosts find this Danish composer a little enigmatic and difficult to reach. They...

  • De fire Temperamenter de Carl Nielsen

    Mar 06, 2020 45:42

    Jean-Jacques Van Vlasselaer et Marjolaine Fournier étudient Les quatre tempéraments, la deuxième symphonie de Carl Nielsen. Nos animateurs trouvent ce danois un peu énigmatique et mystérieux. Ils explorent le monde...

  • Celebrating the NAC Orchestra’s 50th anniversary season

    Mar 03, 2020 43:30

    In this episode of the NACOcast NAC Orchestra violinist Carissa Klopoushak interviews two founding violinists, Karoly Sziladi and Elaine Klimasko. They are joined by long time orchestra champion Evelyn Greenberg...

  • Leela Gilday

    Feb 17, 2020 32:05

    Inspired by her deep connection to the North, Dene singer-songwriter Leela Gilday shares a very personal vision of life as a northern woman. During her conversation with Heather Gibson they...

  • Rachel Mercer: NAC Orchestra Principal Cellist

    Feb 06, 2020 27:32

    An advocate for Canadian music, Principal Cellist Rachel Mercer speaks with Sean Rice about her activities in and beyond the National Arts Centre Orchestra, including recording, commissioning and playing world...

  • Mozart et la religion

    Jan 22, 2020 45:18

    Marjolaine Fournier et Jean-Jacques Van Vlasselaer discutent le rôle de la religion dans la vie et la musique de Mozart. Cette conversation se concentre autour de la Messe en do...

  • Mozart and Religion

    Jan 22, 2020 57:15

    Marjolaine Fournier and Jean-Jacques van Vlasselaer discuss the role of religion in Mozart’s life and music. This in depth conversation focuses on Mozart’s Mass in C Minor and its beautiful...

  • Good Lovelies

    Jan 14, 2020 40:33

    This episode is guaranteed to cure your post holiday blues with laughter. Heather and the Good Lovelies do their best to keep things professional as they chat about performing their...

Latest episodes

  • Edvard Grieg: his music and melodies

    Nov 05, 2019 57:01

    Marjolaine Fournier and Jean-Jacques van Vlasselaer describe the music of Edvard Grieg’s Peer Gynt, his A minor Piano Concerto, and his C minor Symphony. His music, his melodies and his...

  • A musical love triangle: Clara Schumann, Robert Schumann and Johannes Brahms.

    May 05, 2020 54:11

    NAC Orchestra Music Director Alexander Shelley talks with uOttawa Professor and Clara Schumann expert Julie Pedneault-Deslauriers about the Orchestra's recording project focusing on Clara Schumann, Robert Schumann and Johannes Brahms....

  • Carl Nielsen’s De fire Temperamenter

    Mar 06, 2020 51:11

    Jean-Jacques Van Vlasselaer and Marjolaine Fournier study The Four Temperaments, the second symphony by Carl Nielsen. The hosts find this Danish composer a little enigmatic and difficult to reach. They...

  • De fire Temperamenter de Carl Nielsen

    Mar 06, 2020 45:42

    Jean-Jacques Van Vlasselaer et Marjolaine Fournier étudient Les quatre tempéraments, la deuxième symphonie de Carl Nielsen. Nos animateurs trouvent ce danois un peu énigmatique et mystérieux. Ils explorent le monde...

  • Celebrating the NAC Orchestra’s 50th anniversary season

    Mar 03, 2020 43:30

    In this episode of the NACOcast NAC Orchestra violinist Carissa Klopoushak interviews two founding violinists, Karoly Sziladi and Elaine Klimasko. They are joined by long time orchestra champion Evelyn Greenberg...

  • Leela Gilday

    Feb 17, 2020 32:05

    Inspired by her deep connection to the North, Dene singer-songwriter Leela Gilday shares a very personal vision of life as a northern woman. During her conversation with Heather Gibson they...

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