A conversation with Christopher Rouse in April 2019, the same week that the Nashville Symphony recorded 'Supplica' and 'Concerto for Orchestra', including audio snippets of the studio album.
This Land Sings: Inspired by the Life and Times of Woody Guthrie by composer Michael Daugherty is a cycle of 17 vocal and instrumental pieces that honor the Dust Bowl balladeer, born in Okemah, Oklahoma in 1912.
Louise Farrenc -Monday, June 22, 2020
Louise Farrenc’s story is certainly a timely one for Women’s History month, but the accomplishments of this gifted polymath merit appreciation year-round.
Beethoven's Family -Monday, June 22, 2020
As the 250th anniversary of the Ludwig van Beethoven's birth is celebrated in 2020, we consider how family difficulties shaped his outlook, temperament and music itself.