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: Celebrate Astronomy Week with music for the Sun, the Moon and the Stars, including the latest piece from composer Eric Whitacre, inspired by the views from the Hubble telescope.

TUESDAY: The San Francisco Symphony Broadcast: Pianist Emanuel Ax joins guest conductor Andre Boreyko for a concerto whose composer called it his “heavy cross,” and a lush, late-Romantic tone poem inspired by the story of the Little Mermaid.

WEDNESDAY: Celebrating National Pet Month with tales of composers and their dogs, cats, birds and fish!

THURSDAY: Chamber music countdown for 5-6-7-8!

FRIDAY: Music inspired by the art of the rhyme for National Poetry Month.