Four years ago, a group of young, Columbia chamber musicians came together to make music. The Emerald Quartet is still playing together. They were guests on a recent episode of the Missouri Symphony Orchestra Radio Hour. The members are violist Trentynne Davis, violinist Helen Keithahn, cellist Hope Keithahn and violinist Betsy Schlimme.
Trevor Harris interviewed the members of Columbia's Emerald Quartet before their performance at the Boone County Historical Society's April concert.
Last summer, the Lysander Trio performed as part of the Missouri Symphony Orchestra's Hot Summer Nights Music Festival. The Trio's cellist Michael Katz was a guest on the Missouri Symphony Orchestra Radio Hour.
Michael Katz discusses his history with the Lysander Trio and shares meories of his time in Columbia. The Trio were guest artists at the 2016 Hot Summer Nights Music Festival.