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Note to You, A; Mendelssohn


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Note to You, A
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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

Mendelssohn: Concerto No. 1 in G minor for Piano and Orchestra; Scherzo from the incidental music from A MIdsummer Night's Dream; Symphony No. 4 in A, The Indian.

Series description: Radio series comprised of 39 programs that showcase the work of Serge Koussevitzky, Music Director of the Boston Symphony orchestra (1924-1949). Series utilizes the recorded works of the BSO and Koussevitzky during the period 1943-1948. Announcer is William Pierce.



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Chicago: “Note to You, A; Mendelssohn,” 10/02/1984, GBH Archives, accessed June 18, 2024,
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