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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: Rachmaninoff's Challenge To Pianists

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Rachmaninoff made the 24th Caprice for Solo Violin by Paganini a challenge for pianists with his Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini. We'll enjoy it today.

Born in Madison, Wisconsin, Kate Remington joined WSHU in December of 2000, and she's been WSHU's Music Director since 2002.