Movements 2, 3 and 4 (Tahuayo River at Night, Wings in Flight and Living, Breathing Earth) from Meira’s Symphony No. 1: Living Breathing Earth will be the last piece on the 1st hour of the Monday, April 26 edition of Minnesota Public Radio/American Public Media’s Performance Today program. Check your local listings for broadcast times. It will be available on their website for 30 days. Read Meira’s complete notes about the piece here.
The performance will be the February 3, 2007 World Premiere by The Western Piedmont Symphony; John Gordon Ross, conductor, at First Baptist Church in Hickory, NC.
Hosted by Fred Child, Performance Today is America’s most popular classical music radio program, broadcast on 293 public radio stations across the country and reaching approximately 1.4 million listeners each week. The show features live concert recordings that can’t be heard anywhere else, as well as in-studio performances and interviews.