| Picture of miniature painting from Hasht - Behesht palace,
Isfahan, Iran, from 1669 |
Medieval Lady Playing Viol
Medieval Illuminated Manuscript - Women
(British Library 2960)
|CLASSICAL DISCOVERIES 14TH ANNUAL "IN PRAISE OF WOMAN" - 2017
Wednesdays, March, 2017 from 5:30 till 11:00am and Mondays, March, 2017 from 5:30 till 11:00am
Every March from 2004, in observance of Women’s History Month,
Classical Discoveries pays tribute to music by women composers from
all over the world and through the centuries.
Every regularly scheduled
Wednesday program in March
is exclusively devoted to their music.
The third show of the series will air Wednesday, March 15, 2017 and will be devoted to American Women composers.
In addition to the scheduled programs of Classical Discoveries on Wednesdays, Monday editions of "Treasures of Early Music" which air on Monday, March 06, 13, 20 and 27, 2017 from 5:30 till 11:00am will each feature one major work by a woman composer composed before 1750 as well as some other works by women.
The early music programs for this month will be participating in Early Music Month 2017 - Event #EMM2017.
To find past playlists for this annual series and other programs devoted to music by women composers go to:
IN PRAISE OF WOMAN page or Prior years Playlists: 2003-2009 and 2010 -2016
Playlist and MP3 Files *(available after the broadcast till April 12, 2017)
MP3 - 03-01-2017 MP3 - 03-08-2017 MP3 - 03-15-2017 MP3 - 03-22-2017 MP3 - 03-22-2017
Please check the weekly posting for highlights and
upcoming features on this website as well as on the Classical Discoveries Group Page on FaceBook and if you follow me on Twitter @MarvinRosen you will be able to see some works that are on the air in real time
Join Facebook Event: 14th "In Praise Of Woman" - Month Long Series on WPRB
To continue this celebration, Weekly Art Gallery will feature only women artists.
#womeshistorymonth #InPraiseOfWoman2017 #WomenComposers #WomenInEarlyMusic #EMM2017.
Old Baku - Courtesy: Azerbaijani Artist: Zoya Nur at:
Wednesday, March 01, 2017 from 5:30 till 11:00
WEDNESDAYS ON WEEKLY CLASSICAL DISCOVERIES
5:30 - 11:00am
IN PRAISE OF WOMAN 2017 PART 1
IN PRAISE OF WOMAN - PART 1
Classical Discoveries will present the first program of the annual series In Praise of Woman - devoted to music written by women.
Here is a list of some of the works to be presented:
Program will be announced
Playlist and MP3 File
*(available after the broadcast till April 12, 2017)
The Actress - by American Artist, Dr. Laurie Sucher-Gaster