DJ Sessions: 5 Classical Takes On Autumn

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Here & Now's Jeremy Hobson speaks with Vic Di Geronimo, host of "Classical Mornings" at WILL in Urbana, Illinois, about how autumn has inspired composers from Vivaldi to Verdi.

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Antonio Vivaldi, “Autumn” Concerto from ballet “The Four Seasons” – Violin Concerto in F major, op. 8, no. 3

Friedrich von Flotow, ‘Tis the last rose of summer from opera "Martha"

Giuseppe Verdi, Les Vêspres siciliennes (The Sicilian Vespers): Le quattro stagioni (The Four Seasons – ballet): 4. L’autunno (Autumn)

Alexander Glazunov, The Seasons: Autumn

Stephen Reynolds, Two Poems in Homage to Fauré: No.1 Chanson d’Automne

Cassady Rosenblum produced and edited this interview for broadcast with Todd Mundt.

This segment aired on September 12, 2019.


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Jeremy Hobson Former Co-Host, Here & Now
Before coming to WBUR to co-host Here & Now, Jeremy Hobson hosted the Marketplace Morning Report, a daily business news program with an audience of more than six million.



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