Classical Music Highlights

From WSHU's daytime and evening classical programs, Kate Remington and Lauren Rico give you a heads-up on some of the best music they've selected.

Anna Clyne says she loves writing for performers who are as adventerous as she is. Tonight we'll enjoy her double violin concerto, Prince of Clouds, written for Jennifer Koh.

After years of hearing about Cuba from her first piano teacher, Simone Dinnerstein finally had an opportunity to perform in Havana. This morning we'll hear her performance of Mozart's Piano Concerto No. 23 from that visit.

T. E. Lawrence - Lawrence of Arabia - wrote Elgar an actual fan letter saying how much he enjoyed listening to Elgar's Second Symphony on his gramophone in the evening. We'll enjoy tonight, too.

Rio composer Ernesto Nazareth's tango, "Odeon," was inspired by the movie house on his street. We'll enjoy it this morning.

We'll continue our summer solstice celebration with "A Summer's Tale" by Josef Suk.