FM in the Morning
with Barb Heller
We're guessing some yoga and Pilates classes preceded a round of musical and physical one-upwomanship that's gone viral.
Join tenor Ian Bostridge, conductor Ton Koopman and other singers, conductors and scholars for a guided tour of Bach's sacred masterpiece, first heard on Good Friday in Leipzig in 1727.
Alaska-based composer John Luther Adams, whose music is rich with references to and concern about nature, won for his orchestral <em>Become Ocean</em>. The judges said it "suggests a relentless tidal surge."
An action thriller of a symphony, Mahler's First is piled high with ambition, self-reflection and fear. Conductor Marin Alsop shares her approach to Mahler's multilayered music.
Seventy-five years ago, Marian Anderson made history when she sang to crowd of 75,000 at the Lincoln Memorial. The Daughters of the American Revolution had denied her the use of Constitution Hall.