Kate Remington http://wshu.org en Beside the Sea-Side http://wshu.org/post/beside-sea-side <p></p><p>Enjoy some time at the ocean tonight with "Sea Drift" by John Alden Carpenter, and "Sea Glass" by Connecticut composer Sharon Ruchman. &nbsp;</p> Wed, 23 Jul 2014 18:00:00 +0000 Kate Remington 21046 at http://wshu.org Beside the Sea-Side "I'm so bored......." http://wshu.org/post/im-so-bored <p></p><p>London audiences provided a unique challenge for Joseph Haydn: &nbsp;they loved his music, but they were easily bored, and inclined to get restless during concerts. &nbsp;So Haydn resorted to creative "surprises" to keep them entertained. &nbsp;We'll enjoy one of those "surprises" today.&nbsp;</p> Wed, 23 Jul 2014 05:00:00 +0000 Kate Remington 21043 at http://wshu.org "I'm so bored......." Making Lemonade out of Lemons http://wshu.org/post/making-lemonade-out-lemons <p></p><p>When the young woman that Antonin Dvorak&nbsp;thought he'd marry dumped him, he recycled the love songs he'd written for her into little pieces for string quartet. &nbsp;We'll enjoy these "Cypresses" tonight. &nbsp;</p> Tue, 22 Jul 2014 18:00:00 +0000 Kate Remington 20985 at http://wshu.org Making Lemonade out of Lemons Best Summer Day Ever! http://wshu.org/post/best-summer-day-ever <p></p><p></p><p>Prokofiev recalls those endless days of summer vacation with his "Summer Day" suite for kids, which includes a frisky game of tag. &nbsp;We'll enjoy it today. &nbsp;</p> Tue, 22 Jul 2014 05:00:00 +0000 Kate Remington 20984 at http://wshu.org Best Summer Day Ever! Romantic Rachmaninoff with Ilya Yakushev http://wshu.org/post/romantic-rachmaninoff-ilya-yakushev <p></p><p>Dynamic pianist Ilya Yakushev joins the <a href="http://www.newhavensymphony.org/">New Haven Symphony</a> as the soloist in Rachmaninoff's lush, Romantic Piano Concerto No. 2, Thursday evening, May 15, in New Haven, and Saturday May 17 in Worchester, MA. Kate Remington talked with Ilya about how inspirational this concerto is. &nbsp;</p><p></p> Tue, 13 May 2014 18:00:05 +0000 Kate Remington 17318 at http://wshu.org Romantic Rachmaninoff with Ilya Yakushev