Tipping the Scales: We’ll find the balance between Libra composers like Gershwin, Shostakovich and Saint-Saens, and performers like Yo-Yo Ma, Alison Balsom and Luciano Pavarotti!
MTT gets in touch with his American and Russian sides in Year 4 (1999) with music by Ives, Bernstein and Prokofiev from 1999. At 10pm, pianist Leif Ove Andsnes takes you on a “Beethoven journey” with his Piano Concerto #2.
October is Vegetarian Awareness Month. Were you aware that Wagner, Holst, Mahler, Glenn Gould and Philip Glass were all vegetarians?
Deuces Wild! There are no second-bests in this evening with Mozart, Beethoven, Bach, Stravinsky and Sibelius.
October is also National Clock Month: Count down to the weekend with timely music by Haydn, Ponchielli, Mozart, Dohnanyi and more.