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.

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There have been several "finished" versions of Schubert's Symphony No. 8, but tonight we'll enjoy the "unfinished" version. 

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Edvard Grieg was in the forefront of composers who borrowed the folk music they heard all around them for their concert music. We'll hear how Grieg used the sound of the traditional Norwegian fiddle today. 

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Tchaikovsky arranged some of his favorite pieces by Mozart into a suite. We'll enjoy Mozartiana tonight. 

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Today the Philip Jones Brass Ensemble performs a suite of music Henry VIII wrote as a pastime when he wasn't ruling or jousting. 

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Rimsky-Korsakov captures the essence of Spain exquisitely in his Capriccio Espagnol.  We'll enjoy it tonight. 

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