Jazz à la Mode
A PRAIRIE HOME COMPANION with Garrison Keillior
AMERICAN ROUTES with Nick Spitzer
SUNDAY BAROQUE with Suzanne Bona
FROM THE TOP with Christopher O’Riley
CONCIERTO with Frank Dominguez
It's Billy Strayhorn's centennial today. The great composer was born in Dayton, Ohio, on November 29, 1915. He grew up in Pittsburgh, where he attended Westinghouse High School and did additional study at the Pittsburgh Music Institute. ...
Thank God, and Mr. and Mrs. David Cohn, for bringing Alvin Gilbert Cohn into the world 90 years ago today. It's hard to measure the value of swing and soul, but I'm certain that jazz would feel considerably less buoyant and exciting if Al had never graced it with his musical ingenuity.
From an all-Beethoven residency week, hear the storied Berlin Philharmonic play the profound Sixth and witty Eighth with conductor Simon Rattle.
Tertulia's guest on November 22, 2015 was Ginetta Candelario, Professor of Sociology and Latin American and Latino/a Studies at Smith College, Northampton. We spoke about the origins and current situation of immigrants from Haiti in ...
The Danish composer's evocative song cycle let me tell you features an ingenious mashup of all the words allotted to Ophelia in Shakespeare's Hamlet.