Episode #1215

Spring is Here

« previous episode | next episode »

Sunday, April 15, 2012

Whether in pagan ritual, songs of sunshine, spiritual revival or April showers, we enjoy the sweet music -- and breezes -- of springtime music.

Program details:

SIDNEY TORCH: On a spring note –Tom Hazleton (Wurlitzer hybrid/Nethercutt Collection, San Sylmar, CA) Klavier K 77014.

RUBE BLOOM: Spring Fever –David Peckham (1925 Marr & Colton/Clemens Center, Elmira, NY) VHP 1961.

ALFRED FEDAK: Variations on Beach Spring –Alfred Fedak (1929 Skinner/Westminster Presbyterian Church, Albany, NY) Selah 520-160.

IGOR STRAVINSKY (transcribed by Tharp): Le sacre du printemps –Stephen Tharp (2005 Casavant Frères/Brick Presbyterian, New York, NY) Pipedreams Archive recorded April 29, 2010.

The WQXR e-newsletter. Show highlights, links to music news, on-demand concerts, events from The Greene Space and more.

Leave a Comment

Email addresses are required but never displayed.