classical music highlights

Tonight we'll enjoy Schubert's Trout Quintet, written on vacation during a stay at a friend's villa outside Vienna.

Beethoven's Triple Concerto for violin, cello and piano is like hanging out with good friends having a wonderful conversation. We'll enjoy it tonight.

Orchestras all over the world will be moving to their summer homes in a couple of weeks, so today we'll enjoy a performance by the Berlin Philhamonic from their summer series at the Waldbühne.

Bohuslav Martinu began his first symphony shortly after he arrived in America, and he worked on it while staying on Long Island, Middlebury, Vt., and Tanglewood. We'll enjoy it tonight.

Johan Strauss' waltz, Sounds from Boston, opens with a the sound of a fog horn in the harbor, and then takes on land for some dancing. We'll enjoy it today.