MONDAY: Music of Remembrance by Ravel, Gorecki and Vaughan Williams, composers who served like Rimsky-Korsakov, Barber and Canning, and those who fell in battle. (Robin and Linda host)
TUESDAY: Guest conductor Pabloe Heras-Casado leads the San Francisco Symphony in an encore broadcast from October 2013, featuring Mendelssohn’s visit to Scotland, descriptive music by Lully and Ades, and Stravinsky’s quirky Violin Concerto, with soloist Leila Josefowicz.
WEDNESDAY: June is Zoo and Aquarium Month! Pieces about our furry, flying or fishy friends by Saint-Saens, Haydn, Schumann, Respighi, Roussel, Griffes and more!
THURSDAY: Masters the King’s Music: celebrating Elgar’s birthday with his predecessors and successors, and other musical royalty.
FRIDAY: It’s French Fry-day! Celebrate the end of Spring with Debussy, build a barn with Maurice Jarre, sail with Maurice Ravel and get jazzy with Francis Poulenc!