National Young Artists Competition

We focus again today on the continuing COVID-19 crisis and its effect on the regional arts community, hearing from Spokane Arts Executive Director Mellissa Huggins, and pianist and Sandpoint Conservatory teacher Melody Puller. Dan Webster offers a promising small screen viewing suggestion, and we’ll hear from another of the Coeur d’Alene Symphony Young Artist winners, soprano Melinda Wagstaff, recorded in our KPBX studio.   

Spokane Public Radio

Coeur d'Alene Symphony cancelled their upcoming National Young Artists Competition Concert due to COVID-19 concerns, but a few of those young musicians visit the studio with Coeur d'Alene Symphony Music Director Jan Pellant.

In this segment, violinist Zoe Lonsinger performs (accompanied by Annie Flood) and talks about her musical education and work.

Spokane Public Radio

Coeur d'Alene Symphony cancelled their upcoming National Young Artists Competition Concert due to COVID-19 concerns, but a few of those young musicians visit the studio with Coeur d'Alene Symphony Music Director Jan Pellant.

In this segment, soprano Malinda Wagstaff, performs (accompanied by Diana Pratt) and talks about her musical education and work.

Spokane Public Radio

Coeur d'Alene Symphony cancelled their upcoming National Young Artists Competition Concert due to COVID-19 concerns, but a few of those young musicians visit the studio with Coeur d'Alene Symphony Music Director Jan Pellant.

In this segment bassist Nathaniel De la Cruz performs (accompanied by Diana Pratt) and talks about his musical education and work.