FM in the Morning
with Barb Heller
Watch highlights from the world premiere performance of the Pulitzer Prize winner's meditative and deeply moving outdoor work <em>Sila: The Breath of the World</em> at Lincoln Center.
One hundred years after the start of World War I, hear a range of pop and classical music from artists of the era. Some music reflects the war's violence, some gives solace.
With labor negotiations growing more strained, a lockout seems likely next week at the Metropolitan Opera. Management says payroll must be trimmed while unions want to curb production costs.
If no contract deal is reached by July 31, Metropolitan Opera General Manager Peter Gelb has warned union workers to plan for a work stoppage the next day.
Hear the world premiere of a piece by Samuel Adams — son of composer John Adams — and watch the orchestra's signature encore, from Gershwin's <em>Porgy and Bess</em>.