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Note to You, A; Quintets

05/16/1999

How do you make a piano quintet? Take four string players, add an able pianist, a dash of musical innovation and stir it up! Over forty composers have used this recipe to create beautiful music. Virginia Eskin serves up a smorgasobord of quintets this week on ANTY.


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Series
Note to You, A
Program
Quintets
Program Number

9920

Series Description

A Note To You continues to educate, amuse and delight as it has for more than three decades. Explore the fascinating world of music and composition with host Virginia Eskin as she vividly illustrates what harmony means, how rhythm makes a melody beautiful, and how cultural concerns shape music, in addition to sharing information and stories about the music itself. Produced in conjunction with Northeastern University, A Note To You has earned national and international recognition from such prestigious juries as the New York International Festivals, The Ohio State Awards, and the Armstrong Awards. A Note To You is distributed nationally by WGBH Radio.

Program Description

Series Description: A Note To You continues to educate, amuse and delight as it has for more than three decades. Explore the fascinating world of music and composition with host Virginia Eskin as she vividly illustrates what harmony means, how rhythm makes a melody beautiful, and how cultural concerns shape music, in addition to sharing information and stories about the music itself. Produced in conjunction with Northeastern University, A Note To You has earned national and international recognition from such prestigious juries as the New York International Festivals, The Ohio State Awards, and the Armstrong Awards. A Note To You is distributed nationally by WGBH Radio.

Asset Type

Broadcast program

Media Type

Audio

Genres
Educational
Topics
Music
Citation
Chicago: “Note to You, A; Quintets,” 05/16/1999, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed December 11, 2016, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/A_26C5583CB21B4EB694B2A305C942AB25.
MLA: “Note to You, A; Quintets.” 05/16/1999. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. December 11, 2016. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/A_26C5583CB21B4EB694B2A305C942AB25>.
APA: Note to You, A; Quintets. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/A_26C5583CB21B4EB694B2A305C942AB25
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