WSMR Quarterly Issue Reports - Q1 2020

Evening Masterwork: Brahms A German Requiem

Johannes Brahms (1833 – 1897) c. 1890
Brahms: A German Requiem
Evening Masterwork for September 2, 2019 – 7:00 PM on Classical WSMR 89.1 and 103.9 and at wsmr.org

A listener named Rose said she fell in love with Brahms’ music after hearing a Chicago Symphony Orchestra rehearsal of his A German Requiem. NPR’s Ted Libbey called it the “central work of Brahms’ career,” and merged “the two most important spheres” of his life’s work, the symphonic and the vocal.

Don’t miss it at 7 p.m. on Classical WSMR 89.1, Sarasota, 103.9, Tampa and at wsmr.org.