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From WSHU's daytime and evening classical programs, Kate Remington and Lauren Rico give you a heads-up on some of the best music they've selected.

Classical Music Highlight: Encore! X 50

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When the Metropolitan Opera premiered a new work by Howard Hanson, the audience had a very STRONG opinion. Lucky for the composer, it was a positive one. After that first performance of “Merry Mount,” the crowd at the Met stood and applauded and applauded…and applauded. In total there were 50 curtain calls – a house record. Your chance to hear what all the fuss was about is coming up today on Afternoon Classics.