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Painting from Hasht - Behesht palace, Isfahan, Iran, ca. 1669
CLASSICAL DISCOVERIES  16TH ANNUAL "IN PRAISE OF WOMAN" - 2019

Wednesdays, March 13, March 20, March 27, and April 03, 2019 - 05:00 - 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. Because of a special WPRB event on March 06, the first program will air on March 13. The final program of this annual series will air on April 3.

The second show of the series will air Wednesday, March 20, 2019 and will be devoted to American Women composers.

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 - current

Playlist and MP3 Files *(available after each broadcast until April 18, 2019)
MP3 - 03-13-2019
MP3 - 03-20-2019 - American Women Composers
MP3 - 03-27-2019
MP3 - 04-03-2019

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

To continue this celebration, Weekly Art Gallery will feature only women artists.
#WomensHistoryMonth   #InPraiseOfWoman2019   #WomenComposers   #WomenInEarlyMusic  

 

Wednesday, March 13, 2019 from 5:00 till 11:00

CLASSICAL DISCOVERIES 16TH ANNUAL "IN PRAISE OF WOMAN" - 2019 - Part 1

Classical Discoveries presents the first program of the annual series In Praise of Woman - devoted to music written by women

 

Playlist and MP3 File
*(available after the broadcast till April 04, 2018)

Art: Accordionist by Mina Smith-Segal

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Here is a list of some of the works to be presented:
Cat Songs by American composer, Beth Anderson (1950- )
String Quartet No. 1 by Polish composer, Grażyna Bacewicz (1909-1969)
"Poem De Deu" by French composer, Ida Godkovsky (1933- )
Voces de mi Tierra by Spanish/American composer, Elisenda Fábregas (1955- )
Piano Concerto Number 2 by Australian composer, Elena Kats-Chernin (1957- )
Aghavni for piano by American composer, Mary Kouyoumdjian (1983- )
Rock Concerto for piano and orchestra by New Zealand composer, Jenny McLeod (1941- )
Symphony No. 4 in D minor by African-American composer, Florence Price (1887-1953)
Shadows and Shields by Norwegian composer, Therese Birkelund Olvo (1982- )
Advent for chorus and Strings by American composer, Patricia Van Ness (1951- )
Kolokol for Two Pianos and Electronics by American composer, Nina C. Young (1984- ),
plus music by
Chen Yi,
Debra Kaye,
Dosia McKay,
Jocelyn Morlock,
Gráinne Mulvey,
Kay Kyurim Rhie,
Karen Tanaka

and others

Art: Świtezianka - Polish Water Nimph by Dosia McKay