Exploring the often surprising links between concepts, themes and people in classical music, from medieval to modern
Saturday, 4 p.m. – 5 p.m.Rebroadcast Sunday, 2 p.m. – 3 p.m.on Music Station
St. Peter's & River at night
It’s not only a beautiful city, but one whose 25 hundred-year history is visible to anyone who takes a look around. No wonder it has inspired artists, writers and composers for centuries.
In the next hour, Rome . . . in music by Respighi, Mozart, Berlioz, Strauss and more.
London Symphony Orchestra, Lamberto Gardelli
EMI Classics 5865492
Capella Istropolitana, Barry Wordsworth
Strauss: Aus Italien [From Italy]
Slovak Philharmonic Orchestra, Zdenek Kosler
Berlioz Complete Orchestral Works
London Symphony Orchestra, Colin Davis
Philips 456 143-2
International Orchestra of Italy, Marco Guidarini
Griffes: Piano Works, Vol. 1
Respighi: Fountains/Pines of Rome
Santa Cecilia Academy Orchestra of Rome, Antonio Pappano.
EMI Classics 3 94429 2
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