Samuel Barber: Absolute Beauty

Friday, July 21, 12:00 pm on WHYY

Duration: 1:58:57

Description: "West Chester composer Samuel Barber rose to fame with his mournful Adagio for Strings. Encounter the music and melancholia of one of The Curtis Institute's first graduates, and hear tributes from composers Leonard Bernstein, Aaron Copland and more."


Broadcast In: English