American composer Jennifer Higdon makes her living writing music for orchestras and many other ensembles. Her music is melodic and yet fresh, complex and yet accessible. This hour we'll hear her Sonata for Alto Sax and Piano and the Concerto for Orchestra which made her a star.
Can you manage a mambo? Or perhaps a waltz? The Arts Underground with Beth Norwood takes your mind places it didn't know it wanted to go.
This one-hour, free-form program seeks to delight the senses. You'll hear interviews with artists, poetry, and music from across time and space...and maybe you'll find a few hidden musical treasures.
The Arts Underground airs Saturday from 2-3 PM ... or listen to a podcast below.