Jennifer Foster

WDAV Previews the Symphony Seasons

This week Jennifer Foster will host two season preview programs – for the Charlotte Symphony and the Winston-Salem Symphony. She’ll take a look at what’s coming up on their classics series and will excerpt some of the planned concert works. She’ll also play recordings by some of the guest artists such as guitarist Jason Vieux and cellist Lynn Harrell and talk to WSS music director Robert Moody.
The Charlotte Symphony Season Preview airs Thursday 9/10, 10 a.m., and the Winston-Salem Symphony Season Preview airs Friday 9/10, 10 a.m.

WDAV To Broadcast Two Live Concerts This Weekend From Brevard Music Festival

JULY 22, 2009 – WDAV 89.9 Classical Public Radio is logging quite a few miles this summer in pursuit of the best classical music being made at the Carolinas’ summer music festivals. In May, WDAV took its listeners to Charleston for all 17 days of Spoleto Festival USA. Last week, WDAV spent time at Greensboro’s Eastern Music Festival. This weekend, the 37-foot long WDAV Broadcast RV, affectionately known to staffers as “Camper Van Beethoven,” makes a stop at the picturesque Brevard Music Festival in the mountains of western North Carolina.

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Listen Again to WDAV’s Broadcasts from Eastern Music Festival

As you probably know, WDAV has hit the road again – this time to bring you live broadcasts from Greensboro’s prestigious summer-music institute, the Eastern Music Festival. Midday host Jennifer Foster began our coverage yesterday, and continues today with more music, interviews and insights from EMF. On Saturday morning, from 8 a.m. to noon, you’ll hear Frank Dominguez broadcasting live from historic Guilford College, where EMF is held.

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WDAV Settles in at Eastern Music Festival

WDAV is broadcasting live this week from the Eastern Music Festival held at historic Guilford College in Greensboro, NC. Our staff is already there setting up our studio-away-from-home and conducting interviews with musicians, composers, faculty, and students. Here are some photos from our first days at the Festival.

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