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Note to You, A; Finland

03/12/2000

In Finland, music has always held magic powers. As the legends were told, musicians created a deep, brooding backdrop for the stories. Jan Sibelius continued in this musical tradition, and gave Finland its national voice in the 19th century. Virginia Eskin takes a musical trip to Finland today on ANTY.


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Series
Note to You, A
Program
Finland
Program Number

0011

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

Radio

Asset Type

Broadcast program

Media Type

Audio

Genres
Educational
Topics
Music
Citation
Chicago: “Note to You, A; Finland,” 03/12/2000, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed December 8, 2016, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/A_B84A431985544BD987FF3DF4F5F7C15B.
MLA: “Note to You, A; Finland.” 03/12/2000. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. December 8, 2016. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/A_B84A431985544BD987FF3DF4F5F7C15B>.
APA: Note to You, A; Finland. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/A_B84A431985544BD987FF3DF4F5F7C15B
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