On Now

Listen to the Stream
  • Clarinet Quintet in A 10:08 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
    Erich Hoeprich, basset clarinet
    Buy Now
  • Earth Teach Me 10:02 Rupert Lang
    Musica Intima
    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

July 2008
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 31    


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

Classical Notes: July 16, 2008 Archive

It Has a Rossini Character, with Notes of Bach, Elgar, and Ravel

Posted at 1:05 PM on July 16, 2008 by Rex Levang

I've heard of music being used to make people smarter (the Mozart Effect)--also to stop crime. But here's a new one: a study that suggests that it can make wine taste different.

Maybe something for The Splendid Table to follow up on?