In March 2017, WHRB DJ Alasdair MacKenzie chatted with Jessica, Emily, and Camilla Staveley-Taylor, the three singer-songwriter sisters who comprise The Staves. They discussed the Staves’ songwriting and recording processes, the artists who have influenced them, and several specific songs of theirs, shortly before they took the stage at the Sinclair in Cambridge, MA.
We spoke to electronic music innovator Carl Craig about his forward-pushing collaborations with like-minded future creators, bringing dance music to full orchestra and back in his 2017 release 'Versus' and its subsequent live realization.
Classical Director Pablo Rasmussen attended the February BSO All-Mozart performance at Symphony Hall, where Herbert Blomstedt led the orchestra through Mozart’s Symphonies No. 34, No. 36 “Linz”, and No. 41 “Jupiter”.
Staff Member Leah Sosland attended the February BSO performance of Debussy and Ravel at Symphony Hall, where Jacques Lacombe led the orchestra through Debussy’s Sarabande et Danse, Ravel’s Piano Concerto for the left hand, and Ravel’s complete Daphnis et Chloé.