The Interlochen Collection

Series produced by Interlochen Public Radio

Caption: Joe Maddy at Interlochen Public Radio, 1965
Joe Maddy at Interlochen Public Radio, 1965 

A weekly series featuring decades of music from the archives of Interlochen Center for the Arts. Produced by Interlochen Public Radio.

Sound the call! This weekly series features archival recordings from Interlochen Center for the Arts. Each week, hear stories from Interlochen's history, updates from notable alumni and, of course, lots of music performed in the land of the stately pines.


18 Pieces

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This episode of the Interlochen Collection features pianist Cynthia Raim from her five summers as an Interlochen camper in the early 1960s to her l...

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  • Added: Jan 20, 2020
  • Length: 58:57
  • Purchases: 3
Caption: 1983-84 Interlochen Arts Academy Percussion Ensemble
On this edition of The Interlochen Collection, it’s spiritual music from around the world. Listen to the entire episode below.

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  • Added: Jan 27, 2020
  • Length: 58:59
  • Purchases: 3
Caption: 1963 Interlochen Arts Camp students with a goat
On this edition of The Interlochen Collection, it’s we’re celebrating! You’ll hear music for different kinds of celebrations. Listen to the entire ...

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  • Added: Dec 30, 2019
  • Length: 58:59
  • Purchases: 2
Caption: 1975-76 Interlochen Arts Academy Students on a camping trip on Beaver Island
On this edition of The Interlochen Collection, we’re going for Baroque as Interlochen student ensembles perform music from the early part of the 18...

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  • Added: Feb 20, 2020
  • Length: 58:58
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Joseph and Faye Maddy with snow shoes for their 1964 Christmas Card
On this edition of The Interlochen Collection, it’s music for the Christmas season. Listen to the entire episode below.

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  • Added: Dec 23, 2019
  • Length: 58:59
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: 1997 Interlochen Arts Camp students at a parade
On this edition of The Interlochen Collection, it’s music by the American composer Frank Ticheli. Listen to the entire episode below.

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  • Added: Dec 02, 2019
  • Length: :30
  • Purchases: 3
Caption: Interlochen Arts Academy group with Margaret Hillis in front of an Interlochen poster for Lincoln Center
On this edition of The Interlochen Collection, it’s a reconstruction of Interlochen Art Academy’s Mozart Bicentennial concert at Lincoln Center. ...

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  • Added: Dec 05, 2019
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 3
Caption: Edward Frohlich cutting the ribbon for the opening of the Frohlich Piano and Percussion building
On this edition of The Interlochen Collection, we revisit the memorial recital given in honor of Interlochen trustee Edward P. Frohlich in 2003. ...

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  • Added: Oct 14, 2019
  • Length: 58:57
  • Purchases: 3
Caption: David Holland conducting the 2002-2003 Interlochen Arts Academy String Orchestra
On this edition of The Interlochen Collection, it’s music by composer Albert James Fillmore, from an album compiled by Interlochen’s own Michael an...

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  • Added: Jan 06, 2020
  • Length: 58:58
  • Purchases: 3
Caption: President Kennedy with Joseph Maddy and the Interlochen Orchestra at the White House in August 1962
On this edition of The Interlochen Collection, it’s music from the National High School Symphony Orchestra’s visit to the White House in 1962, wher...

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  • Added: Jan 13, 2020
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 3
Caption: Van Cliburn performing in Kresge in 1961
On this edition of The Interlochen Collection, we’ll listen to piano concertos performed by Van Cliburn during his visits to Interlochen. Listen ...

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  • Added: Jan 30, 2020
  • Length: 58:57
  • Purchases: 4
Caption: John Alfieri conducting the 1983-84 Percussion Ensemble
On this edition of The Interlochen Collection, it’s music by Interlochen faculty. We’ll hear music composed and directed by Interlochen faculty fro...

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  • Added: Nov 25, 2019
  • Length: 58:56
  • Purchases: 3
Caption: 1985 Interlochen Arts Camp High School Girls silly cabin photo
On this edition of The Interlochen Collection, it’s classical music that you probably recognize from cartoons. We’ll have guest appearances by Mick...

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  • Added: Nov 18, 2019
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 3
Caption: Joseph Maddy with young children holding a flute 1955
On this edition of The Interlochen Collection, it’s music by Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov. Listen to the entire episode below.

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  • Added: Nov 04, 2019
  • Length: 59:00
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Caption: Frederick Fennell conducting at Interlochen Arts Camp 1985
On this edition of The Interlochen Collection, we revisit a 2005 tribute concert given in memory of Frederick Fennell.

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  • Added: Nov 11, 2019
  • Length: 58:59
  • Purchases: 3
Caption: Clarinetist Lorin Levee headshot
On this edition of The Interlochen Collection, we look at the career of clarinetist Lorin Levee. We’ll hear him perform clarinet concertos as a stu...

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  • Added: Oct 28, 2019
  • Length: 58:59
  • Purchases: 3
Caption: Leonard Falcone and his brother Nicholas Falcone at Interlochen Arts Camp 1928
On this edition of The Interlochen Collection, we’re focusing on the fugue. We’ll hear fugues by composers from Bach to Bright to Weinberger.

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  • Added: Oct 22, 2019
  • Length: 58:59
  • Purchases: 3
Caption: 1989-90 Interlochen Arts Academy students bird tagging
On this edition of The Interlochen Collection, it’s music for the seasons. You’ll hear music from all autumn, winter, spring, and summer. The progr...

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  • Added: Oct 07, 2019
  • Length: 58:59
  • Purchases: 3