Feminine Fusion

June 29-July 5: Looking Toward Home

US Compass

“There’s no place like home.” – Dorothy Gale

We’ve gone around the globe, and now it’s time to come home, to hear music by women living and working in the US.


“Looking Toward Home”

Loretta K. Notareschi:  Form’d of Joy and Mirth
William Harned, piano
“Form’d of Joy and Mirth”

Jennifer Higdon:  Harp Concerto
Yolanda Kondonassis, harp
Rochester Philharmonic Orchestra; Ward Stare, conductor
“American Rapture”
Azica 71327

Vivian Adelberg Rudow:  Rebecca’s Suite
Nanette Kaplan Solomon, piano
“Sunbursts: Solo piano works by 7 American women”
Leonarda 345

Edie Hill:  This Floating World
Linda Chatterton, flute
“Diverse Voices: American Music for Flute”
Linda Chattertown 8032

Reena Esmail:  #metoo
Chicago Sinfonietta; Mei-Ann Chen, conductor
“Project W”
Cedille 185



Run time:  58:29


Feminine Fusion highlights the roles of women in classical music.  Host Diane Jones brings you stories and music of the women who create, perform, and inspire.  Produced in the studios at WCNY-FM.

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