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Most Recent Music Interviews

Violist: Kim Kashkashian
December, 2018
Lora Black talks with Grammy-winning Armenian-American violist Kim Kashkashian.

Conductor: Valery Gergiev
October, 2018
Genevieve Randall talks with conductor Valery Gergiev, who leads the Mariinsky Orchestra in a concert at the Lied Center on October 28th.

Chip Davis
October, 2018
Genevieve Randall talks to Mannheim Steamroller founder Chip Davis about his music, his involvement in compact disc history and his new book trilogy.


More interviews...


NET Music Features

Leonard Bernstein would have turned 100 this August 25, 2018. People are celebrating around the world, remembering the life of one of the greatest musical minds of the 20th Century. NET is part of that commemoration and we’ll be... more››
Music Interview
Full Archive
Listen to performers, composers and conductors talk more about music in our archive, featuring local artists and artists from around the world.
Dyad – A Union of Salp’uri and Bach
February, 2018
Expressions of spirituality from two magnificent cultures blend in this collaboration between violinist Hyeyung Yoon and dancer Hye-Won Hwang. Performing Bach’s Adagio from Sonata No. 1 in G minor.
November, 2017
Celebrate Vespers with seminarians and priests from Our Lady of Guadalupe Seminary in Denton, Nebraska. NET Nebraska ventured to Denton to record a sublime slice of their faith and artistry.
Sunday, December 9th at 1 p.m. Central on Nebraska Concerts:One of Bach’s most famous pieces is a chorale called Nun Komm, der Heiden Heiland. It translates to 'Saviour of the Nations, Come'. That’s what Abendmusik called their... more››
The Verge is music that hates to be classified, music that crosses boundaries, and new music by 20th and 21st Century composers.Sunday evening December 2 from 7:00 to 9:00 CT, on The Verge:The first of NET Radio's December... more››
Ride the Jazz Currents. These currents flow back to the early sources of modern jazz and forward to the sounds that will shape the music of tomorrow. They are electric currents and acoustic. They flow in the mainstream and they... more››
with Lora Black
Listeners choose the classical music to be played on Friday afternoons, 1:00-4:00 CT.  Lora Black takes requests on Thursday afternoons via phone, 888-638-7346 or email,  for Friday's show.
On the December 7th Friday LIVE from The Mill in Lincoln's Haymarket District, Genevieve Randall and guests had lively conversations about:Hannah Huston's new CD and Christmas concert in LincolnAuthor Kate DiCamillo's visit to... more››

Coloring Pages

Express the beautiful sounds of a cello with your colors—created by artist Kristi Koser.
Color a portrait of Cecile Chaminade, French composer and pianist created by artist Erin Butcher.
Color a portrait of Clara Wieck Schumann, German composer and pianist created by artist Erin Butcher.
Color a portrait of Pauline Viardot, Mezzo-soprano, teacher and composer created by artist Erin Butcher.
Trumpet Tangle
Celebrate the holiday season or any season by coloring this trumpet from artist Kristi Koser.
Express the beautiful sounds of a piano with your colors—created by artist Kristi Koser.
Amy Beach
Color a portrait of Amy Beach, American composer and pianist created by artist Erin Butcher.
Color this page from artist Lacey Losh of Lincoln’s Bennett Martin Public Library courtyard, home of Polley Music Library.
Radio for Cool Cats and Discerning Dogs Coloring Page
Print out this cool sketch from artist Wendy Jane Bantam for your child or for yourself!