Classical Showcase airs this evening at 7 pm on Classical 101 with the Los Angeles Philharmonic and conductor Gustavo Dudamel. This program, recorded in Walt Disney Concert Hall features two works by Mozart with Ravel’s Piano Concerto in G in between.
Music Inspired by James Thurber
Listen to the Story
Meet Peter Schickele, (aka PDQ Bach) as he discusses his inspiration for his 1994 â€œThurber Dogsâ€ â€“ a suite for orchestra based on James Thurberâ€™s work. Then go behind the scenes asÂ ProMusica revives this wonderful piece of music for the 25th Anniversary of theÂ Thurber House.