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
Currier and Ives' romanticized New Orleans Levee in 1884
When we talk of the “American South” it’s often more about shared culture and history than strict geography. And yet there are distinctive regions and cultures, and it is here that music plays a role in reflecting those unique qualities.
In this hour, a summer morning along a Florida river, Cajun dances in Louisiana, a Kentucky mountain ballad, the mighty Mississippi, Sunday in an African American church, and more.
January 21, 2023
January 7, 2023
February 18, 2023