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.

Arnold Schoenberg "borrowed" melodies from a concerto grosso by Handel, and adapted them into his own "Concerto for String Quartet and Orchestra." We'll enjoy it tonight.

Fernando Sor traveled to Russia in search of new musical ideas. Tonight we'll enjoy his "Souvenir of Russia" for two guitars.

Tonight we'll travel back in time to hear a stunning setting of Ave Maria from the 14th century by Josquin Desprez, performed by the Voices of Ascension.

Tonight Alexander von Zemlinsky retells Hans Christian Andersen's classic story of The Little Mermaid, and we'll enjoy Ravel's impression of the mermaid Ondine.

Tonight Alexander von Zemlinsky re-tells the story of The Little Music, and we'll enjoy Ravel's impression of the mermaid, Ondine.