Join the birthday tribute to the late Buddy Holly with an extraordinary concert that features three generations of top recording artists performing Holly’s music.
Arts and Culture
Monday, November 21
Music by Tchaikovsky, Beethoven, and Franz Waxman
Brenda talks with Mona Seghatoleslami, WXXI-FM’s new afternoon host. (Hear a podcast of their interview at wxxi.org)
Tuesday, November 22
Jamie Bernstein talks in depth about her father, Leonard Bernstein, and the impact he had on her. Additionally, she discusses EL SISTEMA USA! -- a new film documentary about the power of music to create social transformation.
You’re invited to start the day with lively classical music, a mystery piece, and bird song. Composers Datebook airs at 7:20, Writer’s Almanac at 8:20, features around 8:35 a.m.