Exploring the often surprising links between concepts, themes and people in classical music, from medieval to modern
Saturday, 4 p.m. – 5 p.m.Rebroadcast Sunday, 2 p.m. – 3 p.m.on Music Station
"Waltzes," choreographed For the New York City Ballet by George Balanchine in 1993
When you think “waltz” you probably think “Strauss”—and for good reason.
For the members of the Strauss family made the Viennese Waltz as much a feature of the concert hall as the dance floor.
In this hour, how they—and others—transformed a humble folk dance into an art form.
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