Mon, 08/22/2011 - 8:00pm
The history of tattoos throughout Polynesia, past and present.
My thanks to every listener who's e-mailed rad...@wxxi.org about the morning mystery pieces on Classical 91.5. It's a delight to explore old and new repertoire, and I'm excited that so many music lovers are getting up a little early to guess the name of the mystery work at 6:40 a.m. (One man told me he
History Detectives takes a visit to the Glenn H. Curtiss Museum in Hammondsport, NY.
Perceptions change. You wouldn't have heard much Philip Glass on WXXI-FM a few decades ago. Now his minimalist, relentless, mathmematical works spin out on a regular basis. Several listeners correctly identified the mystery piece on Classical 91.5 Thursday as Glass' "Company." Writer Alex Ross argues that his style is the first original Ameri
A demon-haunted heiress is convinced she has committed murder, but Poirot believes she is innocent.