Why, for centuries, has architecture inspired music? Perhaps it's the common ingredients that make up both: patterns, textures, harmony, balance and scale. Or perhaps it's the overall emotive properties a structure or a composition impart upon and draw out of its audience. This week on Wind & Rhythm we'll explore these links with great music inspired by great architecture.
Angels in the Architecture Frank Ticheli Southern Illinois Univ. Edwardsville Wind Symphony,
John Raymond Bell Sparkle Shafer Mahoney Rutgers Wind Ensemble, William Berz Tower Ascending Wayne Oquin University of Georgia Wind Ensemble, John P. Lynch A Savannah Symphony Philip Sparke The Concert Band of German Armed Forces,
Walter Ratzek Hail the Dragon Philip Sparke 2013 National Intercollegiate Band, Anthony Maiello