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Welcome to the Insights Podcast Page!

Below you will find all of the Insights Podcasts,
featuring the KWS' own Assistant Conductor, Daniel Bartholomew-Poyser.


Music From The Movies

Find out what the Conductor does on this weeks podcast for our upcoming concert Music From The Movies. Daniel Bartholomew-Poyser gives listeners a sneak peek of the concert and what Hollywood favourites you might hear!

Beilman Plays Sibelius

Get a sneak peek of the concert Beilman Plays Sibelius, Daniel Bartholomew-Poyser speaks about one of Edwin Outwater's favourite composers Jean Sibelius! Featuring rising star violinist Benjamin Beilman.

Live by Request

Daniel Bartholomew-Poyser gives a sneak peek of Live by Request featuring John Morris Russell!

Yuletide Spectacular & Chopin Medalist

This week Daniel Bartholomew-Poyser gives a sneak peek of our annual Yuletide Spectacular and Signature concert Chopin Medalist. Chopin Medalist features conductor Christian Reif and Canadian phenomenon Charles Richard-Hamelin!

Debuts and Bijoux

Get a sneak peek of next week's concert Debuts and Bijoux, Daniel Bartholomew-Poyser calls it a display of youthful virtuosity. Featuring conductor Andrei Feher and rising star Canadian pianist Anastasia Rizikov!

Baroque and Beyond: An Evening in Prague

This week Daniel Bartholomew-Poyser transports you to the city of Prague for our next Baroque and Beyond concert. Featuring Czech composers, Zelenka, Husa and Dvořák!

Nat King Cole Songbook

This week Daniel Bartholomew-Poyser conducts the Nat King Cole Songbook, featuring special guest Denzal Sinclaire. Get a sneak peek of your favourites like L-O-V-E, Route 66 and more!

Edwin's Final Beethoven

This weekend has Beethoven's Second Symphony, Liszt's Hungarian Rhapsody No. 2 AND Korngold's Violin Concerto performed by KWS Concertmaster Bénédicte Lauzière! Learn all about it on this week's podcast.

Baroque & Beyond: Haydn and Ravel

Get a sneak peek of this week's concerts, led by guest Conductor/Curator Christopher Rountree and featuring Haydn's Symphony 102 and Ravel's Le tombeau de Couperin.

Rachmaninoff and Tchaikovksy

Find out what events surrounded Tchaikovsky's Symphony No. 4 - and more about this wonderful program featuring pianist Natasha Paremski!

Skating's Greatest Hits

Get a sneak peek of next week's concerts, featuring Kurt Browning as host!

2016/17 Season Overview

Daniel takes us through the highlights of the 2016/17 Season!





2011/12 Season

KWS Press Kit

The Dress Rehearsal

Recent Press