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Connections

Hosted By Stephen Peithman

Exploring the often surprising links between concepts, themes and people in classical music, from medieval to modern

Schedule

Saturday, 4 p.m. – 5 p.m.
Rebroadcast Sunday, 2 p.m. – 3 p.m.
on Music Station

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Saturday, July 27, 2013 Permalink

The Fish Connection

Color plate of a brook trout from the book, American Fishes, by Goode and Gill (1903)

 

Sometimes they’re in plain sight, sometimes not—in music as in real life.

In this hour, a fishing expedition into works about underwater life -- by Schubert, Saint-Saens, Debussy and Mahler, among others.

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