The Lost Chord with Ross Amico

Sundays at 10 pm

Enjoy unusual and rarely heard repertoire.

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The Lost Chord - June 18: Sibelius, Incidentally

Jun 18, 2017

Jean Sibelius was the composer of seven authorized symphonies that stand like granitic monoliths at the heart of 20th century music.  Less well known, perhaps, is the abundant incidental music he composed for the theatre.  Join Ross Amico for an historic 1932 recording of selections written for the play “Belshazzar’s Feast,” with Robert Kajanus conducting, and a more recent, digital premiere of the complete incidental music composed for “Everyman,” made under the baton of Osmo Vänskä.  Enjoy this neglected-but-worthwhile music, Sunday at 10 pm.

The Lost Chord: June 11

Jun 11, 2017

Assaying Isasi

The Lost Chord: June 4

Jun 4, 2017

Come on In, the Water's Fine - Music for Rusalka Week

The Lost Chord: May 28 – Orchestrated Maneuvers

May 28, 2017

On the eve of Memorial Day, get ready for two symphonies composed for the armed forces.  Morton Gould wrote his Symphony No. 4 for the United States Military Academy at West Point; Samuel Barber composed his Symphony No. 2 while serving in the U.S. Army Air Force.  Fall in with Ross Amico, this Sunday at 10 pm.

Music written by English composers for the Ballets Russes.

The Lost Chord: April 16 - Donne Deal

Apr 16, 2017

Donne Deal, an hour of metaphysical therapy, with music by Ralph Vaughan Williams, William Alwyn, and John Hilton, inspired by works of metaphysical poets George Herbert, Giles Fletcher, and John Donne.

Settings of the Song of Songs.

Musical evocations of Odysseus’ homeward journey.

Music by French composer of Irish descent Augusta Holmès – her symphonic poem Andromède – and a symphony by the only female musician on the faculty of the Paris Conservatory during the whole of the 19th century, Louise Farrenc.

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