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.


75 Pieces

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Heifetz On Air debuts with captivating performances by Heifetz International Music Institute students, alums, and faculty on stage in Staunton and ...

Bought by WHRV, WVTF, and WMRA


  • Added: Feb 10, 2023
  • Length: 58:30
  • Purchases: 3
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On this MLK holiday edition of Heifetz On Air, we’ll celebrate the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. in music, exploring the traditions he inhe...

Bought by Delmarva Public Media, WGUC/ WVXU, WVTF, WHRV, and WMRA


  • Added: Feb 10, 2023
  • Length: 58:30
  • Purchases: 5
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A showcase for some of the inventive premieres, custom arrangements, and other one-of-a-kind performances that routinely happen in HeifetzLand!

Bought by Delmarva Public Media, WVTF, WHRV, and WMRA


  • Added: Feb 10, 2023
  • Length: 58:30
  • Purchases: 4
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From his lifetime to our own, a “Schubertiade” is shorthand for a gathering of conviviality and chamber music that sparkles and delight, all from t...

Bought by WVTF, WHRV, and WMRA


  • Added: Feb 10, 2023
  • Length: 58:30
  • Purchases: 3
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We mark African-American History Month with works by Black composers ranging from the Roaring 1920s to our roiling 2020s. Featuring great Heifetz ...

Bought by WVTF, WHRV, and WMRA


  • Added: Feb 10, 2023
  • Length: 58:30
  • Purchases: 3
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A Little Romance is in the air on today’s program, as Cupid’s arrow shoots its way onto the stages of the Heifetz Institute.

Bought by WVTF, WHRV, and WMRA


  • Added: Feb 10, 2023
  • Length: 58:30
  • Purchases: 3
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It’s been called “the perfect integration of melody, harmony, rhythm, and texture…” exemplified by the works of Haydn, Mozart, and Beethoven. On t...

Bought by 106.3 WQSV-LP FM, WVTF, WHRV, and WMRA


  • Added: Feb 17, 2023
  • Length: 58:32
  • Purchases: 4
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An exploration of some of the fresh breezes blowing across the classical music landscape from the multi-talented, multi-national students of the H...

Bought by WVTF, WHRV, and WMRA


  • Added: Feb 24, 2023
  • Length: 58:30
  • Purchases: 3
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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...

Bought by WVTF, WHRV, and WMRA


  • Added: Mar 04, 2023
  • Length: 58:30
  • Purchases: 3
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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 ...

Bought by WVTF, WHRV, and WMRA


  • Added: Mar 09, 2023
  • Length: 58:30
  • Purchases: 3
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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...

Bought by WVTF, WHRV, and WMRA


  • Added: Mar 16, 2023
  • Length: 58:30
  • Purchases: 3
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On this episode of Heifetz on Air, it’s a Cellobration! Celebrating the cello teachers and players at the Heifetz Institute, in ones, twos, threes...

Bought by WVTF, WHRV, and WMRA


  • Added: Mar 24, 2023
  • Length: 58:30
  • Purchases: 3
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On this episode of Heifetz on Air, we feature performers and performances from our new Heifetz Hear and Now concert series, bringing back summer st...

Bought by WVTF, WHRV, and WMRA


  • Added: Apr 01, 2023
  • Length: 58:30
  • Purchases: 3
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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 ...

Bought by WVTF, WHRV, and WMRA


  • Added: Apr 07, 2023
  • Length: 58:30
  • Purchases: 3
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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,...

Bought by WHRV, WVTF, and WMRA


  • Added: Apr 14, 2023
  • Length: 58:30
  • Purchases: 3
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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...

Bought by WVTF, WHRV, and WMRA


  • Added: Apr 21, 2023
  • Length: 58:30
  • Purchases: 3
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On this episode it’s “Quartetto” - a survey of the sounds of string quartets and other foursomes, captured in concert on the Heifetz stage. Capped...

Bought by WHRV, WVTF, and WMRA


  • Added: Apr 29, 2023
  • Length: 58:30
  • Purchases: 3
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No Joke - this episode is Voilà Viola, celebrating the great violists and viola music happening at the Heifetz Institute. Featured artists include ...

Bought by WVTF, WHRV, and WMRA


  • Added: May 05, 2023
  • Length: 58:30
  • Purchases: 3
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On this edition, “It Ain’t Necessarily So.” Classical favorites revised, reworked, and reimagined for the Heifetz Institute stage. Featuring gre...

Bought by WVTF, WHRV, and WMRA


  • Added: May 12, 2023
  • Length: 58:30
  • Purchases: 3
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Mozart - happy, melancholy and masterful on this edition, featuring concert performances from Mary Baldwin University's Francis Auditorium by outst...

Bought by WVTF, WHRV, and WMRA


  • Added: May 25, 2023
  • Length: 58:30
  • Purchases: 3