The Interlochen Collection: Faculty Composers

Nov 22, 2019

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 from 1959 to 1998.

Listen to the entire episode below. 

Episode playlist 
Elaine Broad, Angels of Peace
Interlochen Arts Academy Chamber Singers
Elaine Broad, conductor
Paul W. Whear, In Memoriam: RVW
World Youth Symphony Orchestra
Paul W. Whear, conductor 
August 1972
John Alfieri, Legend of the Sleeping Bear
Interlochen Arts Academy Percussion Ensemble
John Alfieri, conductor
Howard Hanson, Symphony No. 2
National High School Symphony Orchestra
Howard Hanson, conductor
August 1959
The archival recordings heard on this program are available thanks in part to The Association for Recorded Sound Collections' Classical Music Preservation Grant, generous support from our listeners, and the Hamer D. and Phyllis C. Shafer Foundation. 
Amanda Sewell is the host and executive producer of the program. Monica Yost provided production assistance.