Composers have reflected on themes of love in their music pretty much for as long as music has existed. This week on Learning to Listen, we're going to hear music that reflects ideas of romance or love as Valentine's Day approaches.
We all have our favorite pieces of classical music and our favorite composers, and we probably all have musical moments we'll never forget. Have you ever wanted to share those moments with other classical music lovers? Well, here's your chance!
Each week, Tesfa Wondemagegnehu and Julie Amacher share a choral music story from around the country. This week, they share an interview and live performance with Dr. David Morrow and the Morehouse College Glee Club Quartet.
On today’s date in 1953, Frederick Fennell conducted the first concert of the Eastman Wind Ensemble at Kilbourn Hall on the campus of the Eastman School of Music in Rochester, New York.
Fennell had an idea for a new kind of symphonic band: more like an expanded wind section of a symphony...Episode details...