Mornings on Classical 91.5, October 24 - 28

Mornings on Classical 91.5, October 24 - 28

Join Brenda Tremblay for music, a mystery piece, and arts news. The Composers Datebook airs at 7:20 and the Writer’s Almanac at 8:20. Features air around 8:35.

Monday, October 24

Composers Datebook: Robert Russell Bennett takes the prize (twice)

Hear Madrigalia’s new CD!  It’s not even been officially released yet.   Madrigalia Music Director Lee Wright previews the newest recording from one of Rochester’s premiere choral groups. (CD release party is Sun. Oct. 30)




Tuesday, October 25

 Music by Haydn, Nielsen, Tchaikovsky

Composers Datebook: Corigliano's "Poem in October"


Wednesday, October 26

Pieces by John Adams, Ralph Vaughan Williams, Edvard Grieg

Composers Datebook: Robert Ward panned and prized

Cellist Steven Doane previews his performance later this day on Live from Hochstein.  (You are invited to hear cellist Steven Doane play Live from Hochstein at noon. He’ll play two contrasting works for solo cello by J.S. Bach and Benjamin Britten. Join us at noon at the Hochstein Performance Hall, 50 North Plymouth Avenue, or tune in at 12:10 pm. Concert will be re-broadcast after the 10pm news.)


Thursday, October 27

Hear music of Mozart, Robert Schumann, Debussy’s La Mer

Composers Datebook: "Eating Greens" with Mackey

RPO Music Director Arild Remmereit on Saint-Saëns' awe-inspiring "Organ Symphony," Mozart's symphonic postcard to Paris, and Poulenc's captivating Concerto for Two Pianos.


Friday, October 28

Some early music, a techno-set, Howard Hanson’s most romantic

For “All Souls,” Durufle’s Requiem

Composers Datebook: A "pathetic" symphony by Tchaikovsky

Get out your best Halloween garb: during the Rochester Early Music Festival, you may win a prize for wearing the most fantastic Halloween or Renaissance mask.  We’ll get a preview from soprano Amy Cochrane.  (REMF is Friday, October 28th at 7:30pm at Saint Anne Church, 1600 Mount Hope Avenue. A masked morning presenter will host.)