November 2014 programs on Exploring Music

November 2014 programs on Exploring Music

Weeknights at 7:00 p.m.

E.T.A. Hoffmann was one of the most prominant writers of music critiques in the early 19th century.

Listen in on November 17th to hear all about the music critics that have written about and evaluated famous concerts throughout history.

Week of November 3, 2014 - Don’t Shoot the Piano Player - We’ll hear some of the most beloved works of chamber music, first enjoyed through intimate gatherings around the piano.  Featured composers include Mozart, Beethoven, Dvorák and Brahms.

Week of November 10, 2014 – Poland - A five-part history of music in Poland.

Week of November 17, 2014 - Nobody Ever Builds a Statue to a Critic - An exploration of composers’ critiques, evaluations, and responses to their contemporaries.

Week of November 24, 2014 - Francis Poulenc - A master of wit and elegance, equal parts boulevardier and enfant terrible, Francis Poulenc's melodic gifts and prolific output made him one of the 20th century’s most enduring composers.