Evening Masterwork

Each weeknight at 7:00 PM join Tyler Kline for some of the best music ever written. Music that’s good enough to earn the title “Masterwork.” Listen for full length performances and large scale works like Carmina Burana, Mahler Symphonies, some new recordings and music that will be performed in our local concert halls. A full masterwork is featured each weeknight at 7:00 PM on Classical WSMR 89.1 and in Tampa at 103.9.

This week on Evening Masterwork

Although it is numbered third in the set of Opus 18 String Quartets, Beethoven actually composed the String Quartet No. 3 first – and in fact, it was the very first one he ever composed. The work takes several cues from Franz Joseph Haydn’s string quartets, an obvious master of the string quartet, and a composer Beethoven studied with for some time. And Beethoven devoted some time to studying the...
September 21, 2016 on Classical Music

Monday - Friday 7:00 PM to 8:00 PM on Classical WSMR 89.1 and 103.9

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Tyler Kline
Tyler Kline

Tyler Kline is a composer whose music has been performed across the United States, and internationally in Canada, Brazil and Romania. His compositional interests encompass a wide variety of styles and mediums, from acoustic chamber and large ensemble works to electronic and electroacoustic music. A native of Kentucky, he earned his Master of Music degree in Composition from the University of South Florida. Learn more at www.tylerklinemusic.com.

Musical Notes from Evening Masterwork

Antonin Dvorak
Antonin Dvorak wrote his Serenade for Strings when he was in his early years of marriage, he had a brand-new baby boy at home and for once, he knew for certain that he would be abl...

This Week on Evening Masterwork

There is still quite a bit of unusualness surrounding Mozart’s Requiem: the circumstances surrounding the commission is strange; it’s the first setting of the Mass by Mozart; and t...
The Jupiter Symphony is the largest and most complex symphony Mozart composed, completed in 1788. The symphony is characterized by its good humor, high-spirited energy, and the unu...
Gustav Mahler: The Titan
Premiered in 1889, Mahler’s First Symphony must have been an awe-inspiring work to the very first audience who heard it. Mahler himself conducted that premiere, a young man who was...

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