On Now

Listen to the Stream
  • Fantasy for a Gentleman (Fantasia para un gentilhombre) 8:42 Joaquin Rodrigo
    London Philharmonic Orchestra
    Yannick Nezet-Seguin
    Milos Karadaglic, guitar
    Buy Now
  • Horn Trio in E-flat 8:14 Johannes Brahms
    Lowell Greer, natural horn
    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

June 2012
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

Michael Tilson Thomas on Music and Emotion through Time

Posted at 10:28 AM on June 6, 2012 by William Johnston

A great video tracing the development of music, notation, and recording.

My favorite line: "The big difference between human happiness and sadness? Thirty-seven freakin' vibrations."