What Makes It Great?
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"Not since the late Leonard Bernstein has classical music had a combination salesman-teacher as irresistible as Rob Kapilow. He's as lively as a top-flight sports announcer and as entertaining as a stand-up comedian. But he’s also got substance in spades.”
- Kansas City Star
You'll never hear this music the same way again.
Listen to iconic masterpieces with new ears as NPR & PBS music commentator, conductor, composer, author and pianist Rob Kapilow shows you what you've been missing! In his acclaimed What Makes It Great® series, Rob unravels and explores a great musical masterpiece with the audience. Next, the piece is performed in its entirety, followed by a Q&A with the audience and performers.
Rob's book "What Makes It Great? Short Masterpieces, Great Composers" is #15 on Bookscrolling's list of Top Classical Music Books of All Time! View the list.