Part of a sketch by Beethoven for his Symphony No. 6, 'Pastoral.'
Host Bill McGlaughlin explores the musical expressions of man as he travels through nature and beyond. Works include Beethoven's "Pastoral" Symphony, Strauss' "Alpine" Symphony and Villa-Lobos' Bachianas Brasileiras.
Exploring Music with Bill McGlaughlin is an exciting weekday program that delves into a wide assortment of topics in classical music. Each weekly series builds off a single theme ranging from composer biographies to explorations of various cultures, musical styles and time periods.