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
If it's good, it's worth repeating.
To call a piece of music “repetitive” might seem like a criticism, but the truth is that virtually all music involves repetition of one sort or another.
Of course, there are many ways to repeat something, and composers often play with most of them.
In the next hour, some prime examples—from Handel to Haydn, from Beethoven to Fauré, from Johann Strauss II to Maurice Ravel.
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