Could it finally be spring?
Let's wake up together with music, energy, the arts calendar, and opportunities for you to win tickets to savor live music. This week’s Mystery Piece at 6:40 will let you compare your favorites to a recent poll of the world's most beloved classical music.
Monday, April 23
Wake with a Chinese puzzle, a happy occasion overture, and a fantastic performance of Dido and Aeneas by Henry Purcell from Pegasus Early Music, captured live in concert at the JCC last summer and available to you exclusively in Performance Rochester, our month-long spotlight on Rochester’s best musicians.
Tuesday, April 24
Wake with a Zen Love Song, a caprice on Danish airs, and Holst's St. Paul Suite.
Wednesday, April 25
We'll rise with the birds, a Brandenburg concerto, and the Emperor Waltz.
Thursday, April 26
Spring happiness! A robin, a river, a birthday. Composers Jean Sibelius, Bedrich Smetana, and Lynn Palmer.
Friday, April 27
Music plunges us into the ocean and then springs us onto an island of joy in pieces Debussy, Handel, and Cary Ratcliff.