Today's episode is entitled "What Makes a Masterpiece?" and features Beethoven's Symphony No. 5 and Harmonium Mountain by Philip Glass.
This program explores the creative process, tracing the genesis of Beethoven’s iconic symphony, and the development of a new work by a modern master. Introductory features demonstrate how short rhythmic and melodic motives evolve into vast symphonic organisms. Interviews include leading Beethoven scholars and the All-Star musicians.
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