Classical Music

  • Leonard Bernstein
    Then & Now 1/19: Inaugural Music
    Today’s date was a busy one for Leonard Bernstein.  On this date in 1973, Bernstein led a performance of Haydn's "Mass in Time of War" at a "Concert for Peace" at Washington DC's...
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  • Leonard Bernstein
    Then & Now 1/18: Classical Music 101
    On this date in 1958, a TV show called "What Does Music Mean?", was broadcast.  It was the first of a series of televised New York Philharmonic "Young People's Concerts" hosted by...
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  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
    1/17: From Castrato to the Oboe. Castroboe?
    On this date in 1773, Mozart was just a few days from his seventeenth birthday and was in Italy with his father, Leopold. He was there for the production of his new opera, "Lucio...
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Johannes Brahms: Serenade No. 2 in A Op. 16
Johannes Brahms: Serenade No. 2 in A Op. 16

Historically, a serenade was a piece of music written for entertainment purposes, and usually to honor someone. For example, Mozart wrote a handful of serenades for wedding ceremonies. How is it, then, that the ultra-serious Johannes Brahms ended up writing two serenades? In many ways, Brahms’...more...

January 20, 2017 on Classical WSMR
Tyler Kline
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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... Read More...

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Each weekday morning listeners enjoy classical music with insight and wit provided by Russell Gant. He finds the interesting stories and history that makes this music come alive. Russell presents his Then and Now feature each weekday morning at 8:00 – a...

Join Bethany Cagle every weekday at 12:00 Noon for your favorite classical selections. Bethany adds a superb touch of class to the station, and brings you the interesting stories behind the music. Listen as you go about your busy day. You’ll find Bethany is the perfect...

Tyler Kline is the perfect companion to take you through an hour of your favorite selections of classical music! He also helps you stay up-to-date with information on what's happening in the music and cultural community throughout the west coast of Florida! And, on...

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...

Sunday Baroque allows you an opportunity each week to explore Baroque and early music (written before 1750). Composers such as Bach, Vivaldi, and Handel were the cornerstones of this era, with masterpieces including the Water Music, Royal Fireworks Music, and the Brandenburg...

SymphonyCast is a two-hour weekly program featuring a full-length concert by a national or international symphony orchestra. Concerts are drawn from Europe's leading ensembles, along with U.S. orchestras, including the Los Angeles Philharmonic, The Philadelphia Orchestra...

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