Evening Masterwork

Each night at 7:00 PM join Tyler Kline for some of the best music ever written. Music that’s good enough to earn the title “Masterwork.” Listen for full length performances and large scale works like Carmina Burana, Mahler Symphonies, some new recordings and music that will be performed in our local concert halls. A full masterwork is featured each night at 7:00 PM on Classical WSMR 89.1 and in Tampa at 103.9.

This week on Evening Masterwork

Frederic Chopin: Piano Concerto No. 1 in e minor, Op. 11
It's a bit absurd now to imagine having to defend Chopin's two astounding piano concertos, but early on in the 20th century, the works were coming under fire. One critic wrote that the concertos were "not Chopin at his very best," and even said of the Concerto No. 1 that it was "too much in the nature of a technical study." The composer was only 20 when he composed the Piano Concerto No. 1, and...
July 16, 2018 on Classical Music

Nightly, 7:00 PM to 8:00 PM on Classical WSMR 89.1 and 103.9

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Tyler Kline
Tyler Kline

Tyler Kline is a composer whose music has been performed across the United States, and internationally in Canada, Brazil and Romania. His compositional interests encompass a wide variety of styles and mediums, from acoustic chamber and large ensemble works to electronic and electroacoustic music. A native of Kentucky, he earned his Master of Music degree in Composition from the University of South Florida. Learn more at www.tylerklinemusic.com.

Musical Notes from Evening Masterwork

Franz Schubert: Piano Trio No. 1 in B-Flat, Op. 99
Little is known about Franz Schubert’s Piano Trio No. 1 in B-flat, except for the fact that in his life time, the first trio was overshadowed by its companion, the Piano Trio No. 2...
Antonin Dvorak
Antonin Dvorak wrote his Serenade for Strings when he was in his early years of marriage, he had a brand-new baby boy at home and for once, he knew for certain that he would be abl...

This Week on Evening Masterwork

Zoltan Kodaly: Hary Janos Suite
Folk music is often regarded as the heart of a nation's identity, and for Hungarian composer Zoltan Kodaly, folk music became a mission. He traveled all throughout the remote regio...
Georges Bizet: Symphony No. 1 in C
Georges Bizet composed his First Symphony at the age of seventeen, and although the work enjoys regular performances today, the composer didn't do much in his lifetime to promote t...
Franz Schubert: Guitar Quartet in G
As a teenager, Franz Schubert began to play guitar, and he later spent time playing guitar with Italian guitarist and composer Mauro Giuliani. So, in the early part of the 19th cen...


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