Connections

Hosted By Stephen Peithman

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

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

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Saturday, August 30, 2014 Permalink

The New York Connection

New York skyline, with Chrysler Building in foreground

 

For more than a century, American composers have paid tribute to New York City—its tall buildings, crowds, traffic, noise, energy--and the diversity of the people who live and work there.

In this hour, a celebration of the Big Apple in works by Gershwin, Carpenter, Copland, Bernstein and more.

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