Mornings on Classical 91.5 October 31 - November 4

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Eastman School Dean Douglas Lowry

Monday, October 31     Happy Halloween!

Composers Datebook: Hovhaness in "HOOS-ton"

Writer’s Almanac: Haunted Houses

John Andres hosts


Tuesday, November 1

Composers Datebook: Chopin gets out of town

Writer’s Almanac:  “the match of the century”

John Andres hosts


Wednesday, November 2

Wake up with a sunny Haydn symphony & a set of variations by Clara Schumann

Composers Datebook: Mozart and "Amadeus"

Writer’s Almanac: Marriage is a Bungee Jump


Thursday, November 3

Pieces by Mozart, Arvo Part, and Peter Warlock’s lyrical Capriol Suite

Composers Datebook: Shostakovich's Eighth and Ninth

The Future of Music, Part I    Douglas Lowry talks with Brenda about his recent installation as the first Joan and Martin Messinger Dean of the Eastman School of Music and what it means for the future of the school.


Friday, November 4

Music by Gilbert and Sullivan, Johannes Brahms, and Stephen Sondheim

Composers Datebook: Elizabeth Sprague Coolidge

The Future of Music, Part II    Douglas Lowry, Dean of the Eastman School of Music, on writing a “manifesto” on future challenges for classical musicians.