Music

Live from the Artists Den "Tori Amos" on WXXI-TV

Sun, 07/18/2010 - 7:00pm

Live from the Artist Den presents Tori Amos.

WRUR's Scott Regan broadcasts live from Ithaca's Commons

Fri, 07/09/2010 - 9:00am

Scott Regan, host of Open Tunings, will host his show, and a lunchtime special show from The Commons in Ithaca, NY on WRUR-FM.

One Wing

We once belonged to a bird

Who cast his shadow on this world

You were a blessing and I was a curse

I did my best not to make things worse

for you

 

Live From the Artist's Den "Ringo Starr with Ben Harper & the Relentless 7" on WXXI-TV

Sun, 07/11/2010 - 7:00pm

Ringo Starr performs with Ben Harper & the Relentless 7 from the Metropolitan Museum of Art.

With Heart and Voice with Richard Gladwell

Sun, 07/11/2010 - 7:00pm

A retrospective from 31 years of the broadcast featuring Richard Gladwell.

The Los Angeles Opera on 91.5 FM

Sat, 07/10/2010 - 1:00pm

Tune in Saturdays throughout July for presentations from the Los Angeles Opera.

May the force be with you . . . and your lego collection

Bach's coffee house delights

If you love coffee as much as I do, you'd have been unspeakably happy to hear the premieres of Johann Sebastian Bach's secular concertos.  Scholars think they were first heard in a coffee shop in Leipzig, performed by the composer with a student musical society.  Today on Classical 91.5, the mystery piece was

The sounds and fragrances swirl through the evening air

Tuesday's mystery piece was Debussy's fourth prelude from Book I, "Les sons et les parfums tournet dans l'air du soir" (The sounds and fragrances swirl through the evening air), played by Etha Wheeler.