Heifetz On Air

Series produced by WTJU

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Each week, "Heifetz On Air" presents captivating performances by Heifetz International Music Institute students, alums, and faculty -- recorded on stage in Staunton and in WTJU's Charlottesville studios.

Each week, "Heifetz On Air" presents captivating performances by Heifetz International Music Institute students, alums, and faculty -- recorded on stage in Staunton and in WTJU's Charlottesville studios.


79 Pieces

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A program of works both rare and familiar by Finnish composer Jean Sibelius, and Norwegians Edvard Grieg and Johan Halverson, all presented live in...

Bought by 106.3 WQSV-LP FM and KMXT


  • Added: Jul 20, 2024
  • Length: 58:30
  • Purchases: 2
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On this episode, a complete performance of Franz Schubert’s so-called “two-cello” string quintet - the String Quintet in C Major, D. 956. It’s a p...

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  • Added: Jul 13, 2024
  • Length: 58:30
  • Purchases: 6
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Our international cast of outstanding students all come together to honor the Stars and Stripes, both in our Staunton hometown AND in the Charlotte...

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  • Added: Jun 30, 2024
  • Length: 58:30
  • Purchases: 5
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Highlights from the Heifetz Institute's annual pianofest produced, programmed, and played by our front-rank faculty pianists...with no strings att...

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  • Added: Jun 23, 2024
  • Length: 58:30
  • Purchases: 6
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This episode features the sounds of a Heifetz Sunday Matinee concert, a heady mix of great music played by promising students, outstanding alumni,...

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  • Added: Jun 16, 2024
  • Length: 58:30
  • Purchases: 6
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The renowned faculty of the Heifetz Institute dazzle in solo and chamber settings with great colleagues. Featuring performances by the Emerson Stri...

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  • Added: Jun 08, 2024
  • Length: 58:30
  • Purchases: 6
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Outstanding solo performances by Heifetz Institute students - some as young as 11 years old - on the signature series of the Heifetz Institute: “St...

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  • Added: Jun 01, 2024
  • Length: 58:30
  • Purchases: 6
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“Spanish Steps.” with music and scenes ranging rom Andalusia in the south, to Navarra in the north, to the Royal court in Madrid. Works by Luigi ...

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  • Added: May 25, 2024
  • Length: 58:30
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“It Ain’t Necessarily So.” Classical favorites revised, reworked, and reimagined for the Heifetz Institute stage. Featuring great works by Gersh...

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  • Added: May 18, 2024
  • Length: 58:30
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On this episode, Virtuosi! We’ve got a dizzying array of devilishly difficult works meant to test the mettle of even our most accomplished young ...

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  • Added: May 05, 2024
  • Length: 58:30
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On this episode, Virtuosi!  We’ve got a dizzying array of devilishly difficult works meant to test the mettle of even our most accomplished young a...

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  • Added: May 05, 2024
  • Length: 58:30
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Two of Felix Mendelssohn’s most beloved works - both written when he was a teenager - are featured in this episode. Centerpiece is the premiere rec...

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  • Added: Apr 26, 2024
  • Length: 58:30
  • Purchases: 5
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It’s “April in Paris” on this edition, featuring compositions with the sounds and sensibilities of the City of Light, including violin showpieces, ...

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  • Added: Apr 09, 2024
  • Length: 58:30
  • Purchases: 6
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This episode features memorable performances by Heifetz players in unusual venues both around town and on the road, ...including a New England mee...

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  • Added: Apr 07, 2024
  • Length: 58:30
  • Purchases: 6
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An hour of memorable string quartet performances featuring the Borromeo Quartet, the Heifetz Institute’s Ensemble in Residence. The group, led by f...

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  • Added: Mar 31, 2024
  • Length: 58:30
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Springtime! The rebirth of the earth, with blossoms in the fields, and love is in the air. Images, incidents, and accidents of springtime come to ...

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  • Added: Mar 23, 2024
  • Length: 58:30
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A celebration of some of the most spirited works of Johann Sebastian Bach, in big concertos and intimate solos, in performance by Heifetz Institute...

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  • Added: Mar 17, 2024
  • Length: 58:30
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Highlights from the annual 12-hour Bach birthday marathon from Christ Lutheran Church in Staunton, Virginia, featuring Bach in all his variety and ...

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  • Added: Mar 09, 2024
  • Length: 58:30
  • Purchases: 6
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For Women’s History Month, we spotlight and celebrate those who today would be called the “influencers” - the female figures of history who have ei...

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  • Added: Mar 02, 2024
  • Length: 58:30
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A tribute in words and music to the revered Heifetz Institute cellist and teacher Antonio Lysy, (LEE-see) whose untimely death at the age of 60 sh...

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  • Added: Feb 24, 2024
  • Length: 58:30
  • Purchases: 7