Friday, December 3, 2010
The Right Man at the Right Time
Carl Maria von Weber was born in back in 1786 and died a year before Beethoven himself. Weber didn't have the meticulous training of Wolfgang Mozart or the other big names in music. His parents worked and toured with the theatre and their son Carl learned from a wide variety of sources and this coupled with an intuitive grasp of music and drama made von Weber the most exciting artist of his age.
Hear the Roots of Romanticism on the Piano this Sunday afternoon at 5 on KPAC & KTXI.
host, Randy Anderson