Eponymous Tunes - This week on Harmonia, we're collecting music named after specific people. These eponymous tunes have namesakes ranging from tragic to notorious and historical to legendary, so join as we explore the wide variety of song, dance, and chamber music they inspired over the centuries.
Pierre Boulez was the Philharmonic's Music Director from 1971-1977. The broadcast features works by Wagner, Mahler, Stravinsky, Berg, Debussy and Carter plus some of Mr. Boulez's own music. The Maestro himself is also heard during the course of the program, speaking on a variety of topics.