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Sticky Notes: The Classical Music Podcast

Hello and welcome to Sticky Notes: The Classical Music Podcast!  This podcast is for anyone who loves classical music, or is just getting ready to dive in for the very first time.  Thanks so much, and I hope you enjoy it!  

Sep 20, 2017

Join conductor and host Joshua Weilerstein as he welcomes the legendary cellist and humanitarian Yo-Yo Ma for a full-length interview!  In the interview, we discuss what it means to be a musical citizen, how to create change through music, why Yo-Yo went down this path, how he discovered so many different styles...


Sep 13, 2017

Join conductor and host Joshua Weilerstein as we dive into one of the most famous pieces of music ever written, Mozart's dramatic and stormy 40th symphony in G minor.  Mozart 40 is not just a ringtone! It's a powerful, urgent, and dramatic work, but we know very little about why Mozart wrote it or what it means....


Sep 6, 2017

Season 2 of Sticky Notes is here!  For episode one, I just have one question for you: Have you ever thought, "I like classical music, I just don't know much about it!"  Well if that sounds like you, this is the episode for you.  I'm answering 21 questions about classical music, from "What is Classical Music?" to "Why...


Aug 31, 2017

Join conductor and host Joshua Weilerstein as we end Season 1 with a look back at one of our most popular episodes, a deep dive into Beethoven's monumental 3rd symphony.  We're talking about why the piece was written, Beethoven's life story, and of course, all about the music itself.  Stay tuned for the debut of Season...


Aug 23, 2017

Join conductor and host Joshua Weilerstein as we take a deep dive into the Ultimate Symphonic Thrill Ride, Berlioz's hallucinogenic Symphonie Fantastique.  We're talking opium habits of the 1830's, Berlioz's passionate love affairs, and of course, all about the music that nearly caused a riot at its first performance....