WSMR Quarterly Issue Reports - Q1 2020

Modern Notebook for November 3

Toru Takemitsu (1930 – 1996)

Modern Notebook, Sunday November 3 at 8 PM on Classical WSMR 89.1 and 103.9

Daylight Savings Time ends this Sunday, and on  Modern Notebook we will feature music about changing seasons and changing time:

  • A movement from Juri Seo‘s string quartet, Infinite Season.
  • David Ludwig‘s work for two violins and chamber orchestra, Seasons Lost.
  • Caitlin Sullivan performs solo cello music by Sarah Kirkland Snider.
  • Toru Takemitsu’s November Steps, which highlights traditional Japanese instruments, the shakuhachi and biwa, alongside a Western orchestra.

Plus, Tyler will preview a pair of events happening in Tampa featuring guest composer Anthony R. Green.

Modern Notebook is hosted by WSMR’s Tyler Kline, and is a program that highlights music composed since the Mid-20th Century, with a special focus on the music of living composers.