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
A fiery sunset in the Pacific
“An almost perfectly spherical star, consisting of hot plasma, interwoven with magnetic fields,” says Wikipedia.
French poet Arthur [ar-tuur] Rimbaud put it this way: “The hearth of affection and life,” pouring “burning love on the delighted earth.”
In other words, the sun.
In this hour, we go from dawn to dusk in music by Vivaldi, Liszt, Grieg, Strauss, Respighi, and more.
February 4, 2023
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