Tune in for a nightly mix that spans the centuries.
- Nimet Habachy
Terrance McKnight is the WQXR weekday evening McKnight’s musical experiences — from glee club soloist and accomplished pianist, to professor at Morehouse College, and finally as producer and host of several music programs for public radio — have consistently juxtaposed the European Classical tradition alongside American classic traditions, such as jazz, gospel, African American spirituals and other musical genres.
In the fifth century B.C., water was classified as one of the four essential elements. Over the centuries, artists, poets, philosophers and composers have returned again and again to the mysteries of water for inspiration. This week host Bill McGlaughlin focuses on Water Music with works by Vaughan Williams, Mahler, Debussy and, of course, Handel.