Musically Speaking

Long Beach Symphony presents Musically Speaking, a virtual series hosted by Music Director Eckart Preu!

You are invited to join Maestro Preu for these FREE virtual conversations that explore relevant topics in music today and feature exclusive interviews with world-famous conductors, composers, and performers! Get to know these talented artists over Zoom and participate in the live Q&A.

Each Musically Speaking event is recorded and publicly available later on this page. Scroll down to view the archive of past events.

 

THE ARCHIVES

Kala Maxym, soprano

June 15, 2021

 

 

James Bass, Artistic Director of Long Beach Camerata Singers

May 18, 2021

 

John Wineglass, composer

April 27, 2021

 

Matt Catingub, Pops conductor/arranger/multi-instrumentalist 

April 13, 2021

 

 

Sivan Silver & Gil Garburg, piano duo

March 30, 2021

 

 

Nan Schwartz & Conrad Pope, composers/arrangers/orchestrators/conductors

March 16, 2021

 

Lucia Micarelli, violinist

March 2, 2021

 

Kevin Deas, bass-baritone

February 3, 2021

 

 

Susan Egan, singer/actor/Broadway performer 

January 19, 2021

 

JoAnn Falletta, conductor & former LBS Music Director

January 5, 2021

 

 

Violins of Hope

Eckart Preu, Music Director of Long Beach Symphony | Susanne Reyto, Chair of Violins of Hope LA County | Avshi Weinstein, violinmaker & collection owner | Niv Ashkenazi, violinist

December 10, 2020

 

Paul Huang, violin

December 2, 2020

 

Paul Shaffer, musician/composer/actor

November 17, 2020

 

Pepe Romero, guitar

October 22, 2020