NET Music

Classics in Concert from NPR

Most Recent Music Interviews

Courtesy Eagle Rock Entertainment

Film Director: Stanley Nelson
October, 2019
NET Radio's Tom Ineck talks to Stanley Nelson, the director of the documentary "Miles Davis: Birth of the Cool."

Greg Simon
October, 2019
Genevieve Randall has an extended conversation with UNL Assistant Professor of Composition Greg Simon.

Conductor: Stephane Deneve
September, 2019
Genevieve Randall talks with the new music director of the St. Louis Symphony, Stephane Deneve, who brings the group to open the Lied Center's season.


More interviews...


NET Music Features

Thursday, Nov. 28 from 9am-4pm (CT) on NET Radio
Music, stories and a live call in show are planned for Thanksgiving Day on NET Radio.
15 Pianist Questions: This is a list of questions we’re asking pianists as part of a series. Some of the questions may have been borrowed or altered from some other questionnaires. Just a fun way to get to know current performers... more››
In this list we're getting to know pianist Lara Downes.
In this list we're getting to know pianist Michael Adcock.
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.
Sunday, November 10th Nebraska Concerts at 1 p.m. Central When Johannes Brahms wrote his German Requiem he put aside the Latin and thought not of the dead, but of those still living. ‘A human Requiem’ he called it in a letter to... more››
Find out what you'll hear each week on The Verge: music that hates to be classified, music that crosses boundaries, and new music by 20th and 21st Century composers.Sunday evening November 17 from 7:00 to 9:00 CT, on The Verge:... 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 November 15th Friday LIVE from The Mill in Lincoln's Haymarket District, guest host Robert Goldberg and guests have lively conversations about:UNL Opera's performances of Tyler White’s “The Gambler’s Son”The String Beans... more››
Three Coloroing Pages
Celebrate February's Black History Month
Featuring composer  Coleridge-Taylor Perkinson; violinist Joseph Bologne; and pianist Chiquinha Gonzaga by artist Sho-mei Pelletier.

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!