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Most Recent Music Interviews

The Knights
Genevieve Randall speaks with Colin and Eric Jacobsen from The Knights about their new album with Yo-Yo Ma called "Azul."

Cellist: Sharon Robinson
Genevieve Randall speaks with cellist Sharon Robinson about the recent Lincoln Friends of Chamber Music concert that the Kalichstein, Laredo, Robinson Trio gave in Lincoln.

Most Recent Music Interviews

Violinist: Itzhak Perlman
Genevieve Randall talks with violinist Itzhak Perlman ahead of his April 22, 2017 concert in Lincoln.

NET Music Features

Color a portrait of Cecile Chaminade, French composer and pianist created by artist Erin Butcher.
12 Pieces of Classical Music by Women
For Women's History Month 2017, a list of pieces that could get you started listening to music written by women; personally curated by the NET classical music staff.
Bartók's String Quartet No. 2, Op. 17, I -- Moderato
Enjoy this 10-minute music video by Nebraska's own internationally acclaimed Chiara String Quartet.
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.
Composer Jean Sibelius was born December 8, 1865 in what is now Finland, at the time it was part of the Russian Empire. In 1955, his 90th birthday was celebrated around the world with performances in Finland and United States by... 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 May 21 from 7:00 to 9:00 CT, on The Verge:Host Genevieve Randall explores a couple... more››
On the May 26th program at 9:05 a.m. Central, host Genevieve Randall and guests have lively conversations about:artist David Brooks's exhibition at the Bemis Center in OmahaJazz in June with Spencer Munsonthe Lied Center's... 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.
Sunday, May 28, at 1 p.m. Central on Nebraska Concerts:Buenos-Aires-born, Latin Grammy-winning pianist, composer and arranger Pablo Zeigler is one of the most important figures in Argentine New Tango, the vibrant musical hybrid... more››

Coloring Pages

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!