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Fred Child

Performance Today®

with Fred Child

About the Program

Performance Today showcases live concerts by world-renowned classical musicians. You may experience the finest solo, chamber and symphonic works - not on CD, but in richly textured live performances recorded for broadcast. The program offers intriguing features, engaging and entertaining interviews and in-depth commentary by nationally known music experts to help listeners learn more about this vibrant art form and enjoy firsthand the creative vitality of the classical music world.

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Next Show "Rock Island Line" is about trains, the Mississippi River, and Bix Beiderbecke: in short, it's a brand-new piece about Davenport, Iowa. On Friday's Performance Today, we'll hear the world premiere of Jacob Bancks' Iowa-inspired piece from a concert by the Quad City Symphony Orchestra.

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