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Classical Notes: August 14, 2012 Archive

Radio in my Head

Posted at 8:32 AM on August 14, 2012 by Alison Young (0 Comments)

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Friends,

In one week, I leave for a month-long sabbatical to hike the John Muir Trail in California. No iPod traveling with me, so I'll have classical radio in my head as I walk 222 miles through that sublime terrain.

I'd love to know your playlist for a solo hike. Great suggestions thus far on our SymphonyCast FB page with an emphasis on Beethoven and a Marin County, California composer who likely has walked some of the trail!

Thanks and "see you in September!"
~alison

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On the Air This Week

Posted at 4:39 PM on August 14, 2012 by Rex Levang (0 Comments)
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Highlights from August 14 to 21

Thursday, 3 p.m. hour: Regional Spotlight: Pianist Yulianna Avdeeva plays Bach.
Friday, 8 p.m.: The Mozart Festival, Part 3.
Sunday, 6 a.m.: Pipedreams: Revisiting England.
Sunday, noon: From the Top.
Sunday, 1 p.m.: SymphonyCast: From this year's BBC Proms: Sir Mark Elder conducts the Aldeburgh World Orchestra.
Monday, 7 p.m.: Roll Credits.
Tuesday, 8 p.m.: Debussy: Pelléas et Mélisande.

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