Evening Masterwork

Each night 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 night at 7:00 PM on Classical WSMR 89.1 and in Tampa at 103.9.

This week on Evening Masterwork

Hector Berlioz: Harold in Italy Op. 16
In the early 1830s, French composer Hector Berlioz won the Prix de Rome, a prize instituted by the French government, which allowed him to spend more than a year in Italy, studying in an environment of classical art treasures. It was here that Berlioz picked up the inspiration for Harold in Italy, but it was Paganini who asked the composer to write the work, requesting a work in which he could...
March 29, 2017 on Classical Music
Schedule:

Nightly, 7:00 PM to 8:00 PM on Classical WSMR 89.1 and 103.9

Contact Info:

gtkline@wusf.org

Tyler Kline
Host:
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

Franz Schubert: Piano Trio No. 1 in B-Flat, Op. 99
Little is known about Franz Schubert’s Piano Trio No. 1 in B-flat, except for the fact that in his life time, the first trio was overshadowed by its companion, the Piano Trio No. 2...
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

Richard Strauss: Oboe Concerto in D
Believe it or not, it was an American soldier serving in World War II that prompted Richard Strauss to compose an oboe concerto. At the time, the composer was 80 years old, and U.S...
Today is the birth anniversary of American composer Ferde Grofe, born on this day in 1892, and we’re celebrating tonight with his Grand Canyon Suite. When asked about the “Grand Ca...
Robert Schumann: Piano Concerto in a minor Op. 54
Robert Schumann’s only piano concerto was not always a concerto: in 1841 the composer produced a Fantaisie in a-minor for piano and orchestra, which later evolved into the first mo...

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