Expressions marathon

Join us for an Expressions Classical marathon!

Airs June 6th from 8:00pm to 11:00pm on WSKG TV

Expressions features musicians from in and around the Southern Tier of New York State. Performances touch the breadth and depth of performance in our communities, from jazz singers to classical soloists, from acoustic guitarists to folk bands. On June 6th, we'll air three of our favorite classical episodes (below).

"Best of" Expressions Classical audio CD - hot off the presses! Includes performances by each of the performers below, plus many more. Yours, with our thanks for your $25 contribution.

Expressions DVD - choose John Covelli, Anastasia Rizikov, or Steven Nanni & Pej Reitz. Yours, with our thanks for your $25 contribution.

All three Expressions DVDs - Covelli, Rizikov and Nanni/Reitz. Yours, with our thanks for your $65 contribution.

Three DVDs PLUS new audio CD - Yours, with our thanks for your $90 contribution.


John Covelli, piano
June 6th at 8:00pm

John Covelli is Conductor Laureate of the Binghamton Philharmonic Orchestra and founding Conductor of the Belleayre Festival Orchestra.  Currently he is Music Director and Conductor of The International Repertory Orchestra, Music Director of A Company for Chamber Opera, Artistic Director of Kaleidoscope Concert Productions and serves on the Advisory Board of Goodwill Theatre, Inc., while fulfilling engagements as guest conductor, solo pianist, master teacher and chamber player.

John performed at the WSKG Studios in June 2011.


Anastasia Rizikov, piano
June 6th at 9:00pm

Anastasia Rizikov was born in Toronto, Canada. She is a remarkably talented 12-year-old pianist.  Anastasia studies with an award-winning piano teacher Maia Spis, who has a Masters in Music Education from Ukraine and currently teaches at the Nadia Music Academy in Toronto.

Anastasia performed at the WSKG Studios in September 2011.


Steven Nanni, tenor and Pej Reitz, piano
June 6th at 10:00pm

Steven L. Nanni is a fast-rising world class bel canto tenor who displays an extraordinary voice in opera, oratorio and song literature.  Steven recently debuted as Beppe in Leoncavallo’s Pagliacci, and as Tamino in Mozart’s Die Zauberflote in Washington, D.C.

Steven and Pej performed at the WSKG Studios in April 2013.




WSKG TV airs on channels 30.1 and 46.1 and channel 704 on most Time Warner Cable systems.