Classical Music Highlights

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.

Bach's keyboard music gives every finger a workout, which is why Murray Perahia chose it for his physical therapy while recovering from a hand injury.  We'll enjoy his performance of Bach's French Suite No. 5 today.

Osvaldo Golijov's Oceanea celebrates the oceans that touch every continent.  We'll enjoy it tonight.

When they're not performing with the Montreal Symphony Orchestra, some of them get together in a chamber ensemble! Today we'll enjoy their performance of Beethoven's Septet.

When his beloved Chloe is captured by pirates, Daphnis bravely decides to rescue her.  Find out if he's successful as we enjoy Ravel's ballet, Daphnis et Chloe, tonight.

Start your weekend a little early with Don Gillis' Symphony No. 5 1/2, which he titled A Symphony for Fun.