Flicks in Five: Michael Giacchino
On this week's Flicks in Five, Lynne Warfel looks at the work of Michael Giacchino. She will share some of his score to 2009's 'Star Trek,' which cleverly interweaves elements of Alexander Courage's melodies from the original TV series' score from the 1960s.
Regional Spotlight: A hint of spring
The Andre Caplet Quintet for Piano and Winds will have you thinking daffodils, crocuses and tulips. A recent performance from Musical Offering is in this week's Regional Spotlight.
Onetime Classical MPR host Bill Parker dies
Bill Parker, a popular host at Classical Minnesota Public Radio in the 1970s and '80s, died on Jan. 15. Host Michael Barone fondly recalls Parker's time at MPR and working with him.