Jay’s previous episode was devoted to music of spring. As he points out, it’s still spring—and there’s a lot of spring music out there. So he goes a second round. This round serves up Schubert, Mahler, Copland, Rodgers & Hammerstein, and more. A colorful, happy bouquet.

Tracks played:

Argento, “Spring

Schumann, “Spring” Symphony

Mahler, “Frühlingsmorgen

Mahler, “Der Trunkene im Frühling,” from “Das Lied von der Erde”

Copland, “Appalachian Spring

Schubert, “Frühlingsglaube

Duke, “April in Paris,” Count Basie and His Orchestra

Rodgers & Hammerstein, “It Might As Well Be Spring

This is a podcast of The New Criterion.

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  1. Hank Rhody, Badgeless Bandito Contributor

    Two shows on the subject and somehow you miss the defining song? For shame Mr. Nordlinger.

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    • April 26, 2020, at 11:39 PM PDT
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