Theme & Variations with Joe Law
Sundays @ 2pM


This week's program presents music inspired by the lives of saints, composed by Jean Coulthard, Claude Debussy, G. F. Handel, Roy Harris, Alan Hovhaness, Franz Liszt and Virgil Thomson.


On the December 16 program, you'll hear five works that premiered on December 16.  The music is by Aaron Copland, Antonin Dvorak, Sergei Prokofiev, Emil von Reznicek and Dmitri Shostakovich.


This week's program presents of variations on Christmas themes by J. S. Bach, Benjamin Britten, Pierre Cochereau, Norman Dello Joio, Andre Fleury, Franz Liszt, Marcel Samuel-Rousseau, Igor Stravinsky and Samuel Wesley.


To wrap up 2018, this week's program pays tribute to some of the musicians we lost this year: Montserrat Caballe, Kathleen Hoover, Jesus Lopez-Cobos, Livia Rev, Jean-Claude Malgoire, Gennady Rozhdestvensky, Claudio Scimone, Michel Senechal, George Walker and Olly Wilson.