Explorations in Music

Nov 9, 2015

Fall 2016:  

Musicologist Robert Greenberg and the Alexander String Quartet explore "Beethoven - Before & After" to examine some of the ways Beethoven influenced some of the composers that followed him.  (October 3-24)

Then, an encore presentation of Explorations' "Inspiration" season, which examined the connections between contemporary composers and the classic string quartet repertoire.  (October 31 - November 28)

KALW's David Latulippe is host.  Mondays 9-11pm.

10/3 -  Mozart Quartet in A Major, K. 464 (1785); Beethoven Quartet in A Major. Op. 18, No. 5 (1799)

10/10 - Beethoven Quartet in F minor, Op. 95 (1810);  Mendelssohn Quartet in F minor, Op. 80 (1847)

10/17 -  Beethoven Piano Quartet in C., WoO 36, No. 3; Robert Greenberg’s “Invasive Species”

10/24 - Beethoven Quartet in A minor, Op. 132 (1825); Rochberg Quartet No. 3

10/31 - Maurice Ravel and Lou Harrison

11/7 - Joseph Haydn and Elliot Carter

11/14 - Bela Bartok and Robert Greenberg

11/21 - Bela Bartok and Wayne Peterson

11/28 - Franz Schubert and George Crumb