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Monday, March 03, 2008

New weekday Evening Music host Terrance McKnight debuts tonight with a preview of what's to come, and asks you to talk back to him. Also, culture critic John Rockwell enters the battle of the ballerinas, as he examines the differences between the camps of traditional ballet and modern dance.

WNYC Radio Names Terrance McKnight Host of Evening Music

Getting to Know You

Welcome to Terrance McKnight's blog, where you will get to know Terrance and he'll get to know you.

Since this is my first week on the air, I'll share some things about myself so you can get to know me, but I'm equally interested in hearing about you. I hope ...

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Rockwell Matters

As the battles continue to wage over the rivalries and differences between the camps of traditional ballet and modern dance, culture critic John Rockwell takes stock of their tumultuous, but often collaborative, pasts while looking ahead to the future.

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Edward Leonard from new york

The archtype single symphony guy is Cesar Franck, and I haven't heard it in quite a while.

Nov. 28 2009 11:20 PM
Jacqueline from NJ

Hello Terrance,

First I would like to express how much I appreciate your show. Many evenings it is my driving companion/soundtrack on the journey home while I decompress and reflect after teaching ballet to a spectrum of children.
It affords me the opp. to hear music I many times have not heard and information that I would not otherwise have which is a treat, inspiring. I must admit I enjoyed when you spoke over the music at times for the information gained.
I do have a question to pose about music.
I work for a summer ballet camp in VT and this year we are planning to take a production of Snow White to Scotland. We are in the process of researching diff. productions and choreography. I was wondering if you had any suggestions of music that you think might lend themselves to this story, in the vein of Prokofiev's Cinderella or Peter and the Wolf. Any recommendations are welcome.
Thank you for your time and your work!
Jacqueline

Nov. 03 2008 03:10 PM

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