Get up early enough and catch the birds at 6:00 a.m. The daily Mystery Piece airs at 6:40. (The theme? Music that will help you study.) Hear news on the hour.
When the world is too much with us, there's always J.S. Bach. Brenda Tremblay hosts.
Tuesday, March 19
You’re invited to wake to a Brandenburg Concerto, Von Suppe’s Light Cavalry Overture, and the Eastman Saxophone Project captured live in concert in the Hochstein Performance Hall. Our month-long celebration of women in music continues in pieces by Sophia Dussek and Maria-Félicie-Clémence de Grandval.
Wednesday, March 20
Celebrate the first day of spring in pieces by Schumann, Beethoven, and Grieg. Our month-long celebration of women in music will serve you works by Jennifer Higdon and Maria Hester Park.
Thursday, March 21 Happy Birthday, Johann Sebastian Bach!*
You're invited to fill your mind with beauty and energy of J. S. Bach. Wake up with gorgeous music by women composers such as Hildegard of Bingen, Maddalena Sirmen, Rachel Portman, Fanny Mendelssohn, and Ingrid Stölzel.
Friday, March 22
On the playlist: Dvorak, Mozart, plus music by J.S. Bach and works by women composers Louise Farrenc, Grazyna Bacewicz, and Gwenyth Walker.
*Join us for an evening of music by Bach at The Little Café Sunday evening. If you want to perform some music by Bach and have time on March 24th – join us! There is a piano in the café, and you can even probably fit a small chamber orchestra if we all cozy up. Learn more about our city’s “Bach in the Subways” here.