With Classical KUSC's Alan Chapman
Enhance your listening and appreciation of classical music through Music 101 with KUSC's Alan Chapman
These music appreciation courses are designed for all LA Phil audiences, from those who know very little about classical music and its history, to those who are lifelong listeners.
Choose one or both classes, each of which explores a variety of topics illustrated with musical examples from the corresponding LA Phil season, plus vibrant visuals and a lively Q&A.
In this pair of multimedia presentations loaded with musical examples, Alan explores the wonders of some of the most popular symphonies. Along the way he’ll help you tune in to symphonic form and increase your listening enjoyment.
Music 101: A Symphonic Spectacular
Part One: From the Beginnings to Beethoven