October 2014 programs on Exploring Music

October 2014 programs on Exploring Music

Weeknights at 7:00 p.m.

Promotional photo of members of the New York Philharmonic Orchestra in 1880.

Tune in during the weeks of October 20 and 27 as host Bill McGlaughlin explores the oldest orchestra in the U.S. - the New York Philharmonic Orchestra.

Week of October 6 – España - Exploring the world of Spanish music, both familiar and unfamiliar!

Week of October 13 - From This Mighty River: Music of the Children of J.S. Bach - Music flowed from the Bach family in a seemingly never-ending torrent for generations, and the three sons of Johann Sebastian are no exception. This week we’ll listen to themusic of Wilhelm Friedemann, Carl Philipp Emanuel, and Johann Christian Bach as they continue their father’s legacy into the Classical era.

Week of October 20 - The Big Five, Part II: The New York Philharmonic (Week 1 of 2) - It’s the oldest orchestra in the United States! This week, we’ll explore the history, the conductors, the premieres and the great players of the New York Philharmonic.

Week of October 27 - The Big Five, Part II: The New York Philharmonic (Week 2 of 2) - A continuation of our look at the history of the New York Philharmonic, including musician interviews and some of the orchestra’s most memorable performances.

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