Sticky Notes: The Classical Music Podcast
About This Show
Sticky Notes is a classical music podcast for everyone. Whether you are a beginner just looking to get into classical music but don't know where to start, or a seasoned musician interested in the lives and ideas of your fellow artists, this podcast is for you. The show will feature interviews with the top artists of today, in-depth looks at specific pieces from the repertoire, and deep dives into each era of classical music, plus much more.Read more »
Most Recent Episode
Sibelius Symphony No. 5: "The Mysticism of Nature, and the Agony of Life"
2 days ago
This week on Sticky Notes, we're taking a deep dive into Sibelius' 5th Symphony: "I drank of the cup of the spring beginning, full of air, haze, and mist. Today, I have melodies like GOD. At 10 to 11 this morning I saw 16 swans, one of the greatest experiences of my life. Their cries are like woodwinds, like cranes. A low refrain, resembling the cry of a small child, the mysticism of nature, and the agony of life." We'll discuss both the original and final versions of this 20th century masterpiece!Read more »