A Fireworks Soundtrack

Join VPR host Joe Goetz Monday, July 4th at 9:00pm for a musical fireworks extravaganza featuring works from Victor Herbert, Georg Frideric Handel, Peter Illych Tchaikovsky and John Philip Sousa.

Bowing the Piano

In advance of its Friday night performance at UVM, we’ll hear a feature about composer Stephen Scott and his Bowed Piano Ensemble, as well as music from his biggest work, Vikings of the Sunrise.

Barber at 100

Today is the 100th birthday of Samuel Barber, one of the United States’ most celebrated composers in the 20th century.  We’ll hear songs, chamber music, and orchestral works this afternoon.