As Oscar Wilde once wrote, “After a good dinner one can forgive anybody, even one’s own relations.”
No, we're not referring to the Beethoven movie... We're celebrating love on this episode with words by Petrarch, iconic lovers like Robin and Marion, and more.
Some theorists heralded the arrival of new musical eras; others chose to reflect on the musical achievements of past generations and peers.
A look at flower themes in music, with a special focus on the rose. Plus, we’ll hear a featured release of Christopher Simpson’s “The Monthes.”
An exploration of the lighter side of four human vices.