On Now

Listen to the Stream
  • Sonata 4:56 Domenico Scarlatti
    Peter Arnstein, piano
    Buy Now
  • Bassoon Concerto 4:46 Christoph Graupner
    L'Ensemble des Idees heureuses
    Genevieve Soly
    Buy Now
Playlist
Other MPR Radio Streams
Choral Stream
MPR News
Radio Heartland

You can now listen to Classical and Choral Music on your iOS (iPhone, iPod Touch, and iPad) or Android device.

Blog Archive

September 2006
S M T W T F S
          1 2
3 4 5 6 7 8 9
10 11 12 13 14 15 16
17 18 19 20 21 22 23
24 25 26 27 28 29 30


Master Archive

Contact Us

Purchase the Music

  • Buy the music you've heard on-air! Your purchase helps support our classical service.
    ArkivMusic

Services

Classical Notes

Back to School

Posted at 8:31 AM on September 6, 2006 by Rex Levang

Musical training is long, elaborate, difficult, and intense. Nobody who has had it ever forgets it or regrets it.

--Virgil Thomson, The State of Music (1939)