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.
KDFC TONIGHT w/o 9/25/17
MONDAY: Oh, Canada! A night of music made by our friends from the Great White North, including Bach’s Goldberg Variations, played by pianist Glenn Gould on what would have been his 85th birthday.
TUESDAY: In an encore broadcast from October 2015, Finnish conductor Susann Malkki joins the Symphony for music from her homeland, including Sibelius’ 50th birthday present to himself, his Symphony #5; plus pianist Simon Trpceski plays one of Chopin’s musical calling cards, his Piano Concerto #1.
WEDNESDAY: Just visiting: composers playing musical tourist, including Tchaikovsky in Italy, Mozart in France, Stravinsky in Norway, Dvorak in the US and more!
THURSDAY: Stretch out at the end of your Thursday with Brahms’ Symphony #1, Schubert’s epic Quintet and Rimsky-Korsakov’s magical Scheherazade.
FRIDAY: Say “Farewell” to Hoyt on his last day with some musical good-byes and a few of his all-time favorites.