Mornings on Classical 91.5, October 10 - 14

Mornings on Classical 91.5, October 10 - 14

Join Brenda Tremblay for music, a mystery piece, and arts news. The Composers Datebook airs at 7:20 and the Writer’s Almanac at 8:20.

This week's highlights...

Monday, October 10

 It’s Columbus Day!  Celebrate with host John Andres

Composers Datebook: Berio's "Sinfonia" in New York


Tuesday, October 11

Tchaikovsky’s autumn song, a Schumann toccata, and a theme for a timid clownfish

A superhero mystery at 6:40 a.m.

Haydn’s journey through sunshine and shadow, tension and release: Symphony 92

Composers Datebook: Prokofiev's Sixth and Seventh


Wednesday, October 12

Music by Sammartini, JS Bach, and Vaughan Williams

A superhero mystery at 6:40 a.m.

Composers Datebook: American composer Ellen Zwilich celebrates

A carnival in full swing

You are invited to join Brenda in person or on the radio at lunchtime as the Rochester Philharmonic Orchestra and Music Director Arild Remmereit kick off a new season of Live from Hochstein, Western New York’s longest-running live, broadcast concert series.  The RPO plays the “Gaelic” Symphony by a self-taught American woman, Amy Beach.  Join us at noon at the Hochstein Performance Hall, 50 North Plymouth Avenue, or tune in at 12:10 pm. Concert will be re-broadcast after the 10pm news.


Thursday, October 13

Pieces by Grieg, Gibbons, and Jeff Tyzik’s arrangement of Autumn in New York

A superhero mystery at 6:40 a.m.

Composers Datebook: Daniel Asia's "Black Light"

Beethoven’s brilliant chicken scratches, which his page turner described as "almost nothing but empty leaves; a few Egyptian hieroglyphs wholly unintelligible to me”

Feature:  Fashion experts Meghan Mundy and Carin Lilja on styling RPO Music Director Arild Remmereit and concertmaster Juliana Athayde for this weekend’s runway show featuring the Rochester Philharmonic Orchestra performing in an airport hanger.

Friday, October 14

Ride with the Valkyries!  Dance on the West Side!  Soar through the autumn air!

A superhero mystery at 6:40 a.m.

Composers Datebook: Argento does Morocco

With special guest Ruth Phinney, WXXI-FM’s Program Director