May 2015 programs on Exploring Music

May 2015 programs on Exploring Music

Weeknights at 7:00 p.m.

What must it be like to compose for Royalty?  Bill McGlaughlin explores that topic this month.

This month on Exploring Music delves into the rich and intriguing world of composing for royalty and ends the month in the Czech Republic, examining the history and influences of Those Bohemians.

Week of May 4, 2015 - Fit for a King - We’ll explore the rich and intriguing world of the court composer.

Week of May 11, 2015 - The Symphony, Part V - Symphonies of Sibelius, Rachmaninov, Nielsen and Ives.

Week of May 18, 2015The Violin Concerto – A sampling of great compositions for solo violin and orchestra.

Week of May 25, 2015 - Czech Out Those Bohemians - Composers from the lands around the present-day Czech Republic have made an indelible mark on music – we’ll examine their history and influence, from medieval times to the present.





 

 

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