THURSDAY, MARCH 28
The WQED Morning Show with Jim Cunningham
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Exploring Music with Bill McGlaughlin
Bill makes a week-long examination of the development of Bach’s masterpiece, the B-Minor Mass, starting with the smaller Lutheran Masses which led up to it, and also including influences from Palestrina to Bach’s own instrumental and organ works.
A Musical Feast for Passover with Itzhak Perlman
The feast in question includes Handel’s Israel in Egypt, Paul Dessau’s setting of the Haggadah, and traditional tunes. Along with the music, Itzhak Perlman shares personal stories about Passover, tells a few jokes, and, of course, plays the violin.
Elena See, Bob Christiansen, Scott Blankenship, Ward Jacobson