Wrap up your weekday with KDFC Tonight as Rik Malone explores a different theme each evening from 8 – 11. From What’s New Wednesdays to birthday celebrations, see what Rik has planned this week.
MONDAY: Fantasy Concert: Live recordings from Vienna, Boston, Vancouver, Berkeley and San Francisco.
TUESDAY: The San Francisco Symphony broadcast: Pianist Daniil Trifonov joins Michael Tilson Thomas and the orchestra for one of the most difficult concertos ever written, the infamous Rach 3. You’ll also hear two late works by Sibelius that redefined what a symphony could be.
WEDNESDAY: Summer Vacation’s almost over; hear what some of the great composers wrote at their vacation homes.
THURSDAY: Writers’ Block: music by composers who had it and how they overcame it.
FRIDAY: Six Degrees of Lenny: Music by Bernstein himself, as well as by his friends, mentors and students on the eve of his 100th birthday.