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Note to You, A; Piano Quartets

10/24/1999

It’s three against one! But when it’s a violin, a viola and a cello against a grand piano, it’s still a fair match. Pianist and ANTY host Virginia Eskin shares some of her piano quartet experiences and her insights into chamber music designed for this light-textured combination.


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Series
Note to You, A
Program
Piano Quartets
Program Number

9943

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; Piano Quartets,” 10/24/1999, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed December 5, 2016, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/A_A592B5C5A06B4183983DC70F4B08A5CA.
MLA: “Note to You, A; Piano Quartets.” 10/24/1999. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. December 5, 2016. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/A_A592B5C5A06B4183983DC70F4B08A5CA>.
APA: Note to You, A; Piano Quartets. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/A_A592B5C5A06B4183983DC70F4B08A5CA
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