Welsh Pianist Llŷr Williams to Perform in Kansas City

Guest Blog post by Dr. Larkin Sanders, Director of Marketing and Community Engagement The Friends of Chamber Music Welsh pianist Llŷr Williams is widely admired for his profound musical intelligence, and for the expressive and communicative nature of his interpretations.  He has worked with orchestras including the BBC National Orchestra of Wales, Scottish Chamber Orchestra, London Philharmonic…

Richard Thompson: “Guitar God”

“Guitar god” might sound like hyperbole, but to many music fans of British singer-songwriter Richard Thompson it’s a suitable salutation.  He is regarded as much for his technical chops on guitar as for his darkly funny lyrics. He recently stopped by the NPR studios and shared stories and songs with David Dye of World Cafe….