Classical 101 Archives For: May 3, 2012
This week on Symphony @ 7, we are featuring fourth symphonies by five composers. We started with Brahms and Beethoven, but with this evening’s work we’re fudging the definition just a bit. The Poem of Ecstasy by Alexander Scriabin is a 20 minute symphonic tone poem, but the composer himself referred to it as his [...]
The “silent” Marx Brother – Harpo – made some of his most compelling and hilarious statements with a harp in his hands.