Feminine Fusion

S06 Ep17: Turning of the Year, Part 2


“We wait for the new year to appear to us like the hopeful sun bringing aspiring light to an eager world.”  – Munia Khan


The calendar turns every year, and so do the cycles and seasons  of nature.  This week music inspired by nature and the cycles and elements that are constant only in their changing.  These things touch the artists’ heart, inspiring awe and creativity.


The Turning of the Year, Part 2

Juli Nunlist:  Spell of Creation
Vox Future; Andrew Shenton, conductor
“Voices of Earth & Air, Vol. II”
Navona 6221

Persis Parshall Vehar:  From the Mountain Top
David Keuhn, trumpet; Daniel Keuhn, trumpet; Ken Mervine, organ
“From the Mountaintop”
Fleur de Son Classics 57997

Rain Worthington:  Fast Through Dark Winds
Moravian Philharmonic Orchestra; Petr Vronsky, conductor
“Dream Vapors”
Navona 6025

Margaret Brandman:  Firestorm Symphony
Moravian Philharmonic Orchestra; Petr Vronsky, conductor
“Sensations: Wind, Waves, Birds & Fire”
Navona 6041

Daniel Dorff:  Salmon Lake
Patricia Lazzara, flute; Kristin Johnson Dabaghian, piano
Independent Label

Hilary Tann:  Shakkei
Virginia Shaw, oboe
North-South Chamber Orchestra; Max Lifchitz, conductor
North/South Recordings 1048


Run time:  58:30


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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