Evening Masterwork

Each night at 7:00 PM join Tyler Kline for some of the best music ever written. Music that’s good enough to earn the title “Masterwork.” Listen for full length performances and large scale works like Carmina Burana, Mahler Symphonies, some new recordings and music that will be performed in our local concert halls. A full masterwork is featured each night at 7:00 PM on Classical WSMR 89.1 and in Tampa at 103.9.

This week on Evening Masterwork

Johannes Brahms: Piano Quintet in f Op. 34
The Piano Quintet in f minor by Johannes Brahms had a bit of a rocky history. First, Brahms imagined the work as a string quintet, but violinist Joseph Joachim claimed that the music wasn’t suited for that instrumentation. So, Brahms refashioned it as a sonata for two pianos…. But then Clara Schumann, whom he wrote it for, was not satisfied, and asked the composer to change it back to the way it...
May 22, 2018 on Classical Music

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Tyler Kline
Tyler Kline

Tyler Kline is a composer whose music has been performed across the United States, and internationally in Canada, Brazil and Romania. His compositional interests encompass a wide variety of styles and mediums, from acoustic chamber and large ensemble works to electronic and electroacoustic music. A native of Kentucky, he earned his Master of Music degree in Composition from the University of South Florida. Learn more at www.tylerklinemusic.com.

Musical Notes from Evening Masterwork

Franz Schubert: Piano Trio No. 1 in B-Flat, Op. 99
Little is known about Franz Schubert’s Piano Trio No. 1 in B-flat, except for the fact that in his life time, the first trio was overshadowed by its companion, the Piano Trio No. 2...
Antonin Dvorak
Antonin Dvorak wrote his Serenade for Strings when he was in his early years of marriage, he had a brand-new baby boy at home and for once, he knew for certain that he would be abl...

This Week on Evening Masterwork

Franz Schubert: Symphony No. 2 in B-flat
Franz Schubert was quite the busy-body when he was 17. He had a full-time job as a teaching assistant, he attended lessons with Antonio Salieri twice a week, and he played viola in...
Robert Schumann: Symphony No. 2 in C Op. 61
Robert Schumann’s Symphony No. 2 marked a new way of working for the composer. As a young composer, Schumann was a gifted improviser on the piano, which informed much of his earlie...
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Symphony No. 41 in C K 551 “Jupiter”
The Jupiter Symphony is the largest and most complex symphony Mozart composed, completed in 1788. The symphony is characterized by its good humor, high-spirited energy, and the unu...


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