Interview-Documentary director Hilan Warshaw came to speak about his new documentary, Wagner's Jews, an indepth look at the composer's working relationship with some of the most prominent Jewish musicians of his time. The Wagner Society of New York is co-hosting a screening of the film on September 22 at Barnard's Diana Center. Wagner Society President Nathalie Wagner spoke about the screening as well.
Continuation of the Sibelius playlist from 08-06-13 on Cereal Music. Juxtaposition of his symphonies with his tone poems to explore his innovations in symphonic form, and how they were applied throughout his compositions.