Mornings on Classical 91.5

Mornings on Classical 91.5

Brenda Tremblay presents classical music, the Writer’s Almanac, Composers’ Datebook, and bird song.

Iroquois Wildlife Refuge

Monday, November 21

 Music by Tchaikovsky, Beethoven, and Franz Waxman

Brenda talks with Mona Seghatoleslami, WXXI-FM’s new afternoon host. (Hear a podcast of their interview at wxxi.org)

 

Tuesday, November 22

 Brenda offers a Haydn horn concerto, Stravinsky’s anniversary gift, and music made famous by a Ken Burns documentary

 “If you'd done a quarter of what Gunther Schuller has done in his lifetime, I'd want to read your memoirs, too.” So writes Terry Teachout of the Wall Street Journal, who relished the composer’s new memoir, published by the University of Rochester Press.  On Gunther Schuller’s 86th birthday, we hear an excerpt from a recent conversation, recorded during his Rochester book launch. (Hear the entire interview in a podcast online at wxxi.org.)


 Wednesday, November 23

 John Andres hosts!

 

 Thursday, November 24

 Julia Figueras hosts!

Happy Thanksgiving

 

 Friday, November 25

 John Andres hosts!

 

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