I just got off the phone with John Schaefer for today's edition of Pick 3 on WNYC's "Soundcheck." The challenge: pick three brand new musical releases that you love.
No secret decoder ring needed – the Rochester Philharmonic Orchestra Ralph Vaughan Williams CD was released today!
There are copies at the RPO Theatre Shop at Kodak Hall.
Classical 91.5 listeners are sending composer busts from around the country. Zap yours to Classicalatwxxi.org or connect through facebook. We'd love to see your favorite bust.
Monday, March 5
Music by Britten, Poulenc, and Lili Boulanger
Barber sings Barber on the Composers Datebook
Garrison Keillor on the influential hobby club which made possible the personal computer
Performances by violist Carol Rodland, baritone Benjamin Luxon, and pianist Pascal Rogé
March has come in like a gray, windy lion, and I’m still holding out for a big blizzard this spring. How about you? Sun or snow? Or just tired of talking about the weather? Gray skies or blue, the music continues throughout the afternoon and evening on Classical 91.5 and 90.3 this month.