Morning Glories - Autumn

by Rex Levang, Minnesota Public Radio
September 17, 2012

St. Paul, Minn. — Every weekday morning at 10 a.m., the hosts at Classical MPR play a stand-out work based on the theme for the week. We call them Morning Glories. Fall is coming (the actual equinox is on Saturday, Sep. 22), so this week we're playing seasonal pieces: Vivaldi's "Autumn," and some others that may not be as familiar.

Monday

Vivaldi: Autumn, from the Four Seasons

Tuesday

Johann Strauss II: Harvest Dances Waltz
Jean Berger: Harvester's Song

Wednesday

Peter Lange-Müller: Symphony No. 1 ("Autumn")

Thursday

Kenneth Fuchs: Autumn Rhythms

Friday

Grieg: In Autumn
Stephen Reynolds: Homage to Faure (Chanson d'Automne)

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