Delia ZaleskiClassical IPR Intern
Delia Zaleski is a rising Junior at Carnegie Mellon University pursuing her Bachelor of Fine Arts in Flute Performance, studying with Alberto Almarza.
She has been playing the flute for 10 years and she has previously studied with Lorna McGhee and Nancy Stagnitta.
She graduated from Interlochen Arts Academy in 2020, and in the past couple years she has received national recognition for her flute playing including first prize from the National Flute Association High School Soloist Competition in 2020.
Apart from flute, Delia is an avid reader who dabbles in writing and enjoys learning about music history.
She can also regularly be found caring for houseplants and spending time with her cat.
Requests from this week featured the piano, smaller chamber ensembles with voice and grand choral works.
This week's requests ranged from movie music, piano concertos and brass chamber music.
Happy Independence Day! Ranging from choirs, wind ensembles, and even an organ performance, this week highlighted many familiar patriotic tunes.
This week included several pieces of music that feature solo violin, grand orchestral works and choral gems.
This week featured several hits with Judy Garland to celebrate the actress's belated birthday in addition to chamber music classics and light-hearted opera selections.
This week listeners chose works inspired by Memorial Day, in addition to Josh Groban and opera music by Bellini.