The March 30 What Makes It Great? performance has been postponed.
In an effort to reduce the spread of COVID-19 (Coronavirus), public events at Merkin Hall have been suspended through March 31. Updates on the status of this concert will be posted here.
Rob Kapilow "is a winning combination of Leonard Bernstein and Bill Nye the Science Guy, an infectiously enthusiastic explainer of the inner mechanical workings of music, that most abstract of all arts." - New York Times (read the review)
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!
Read about Dreaming of a Jewish Christmas (Dec 16) in The Boston Globe and Grit Daily.
Re-live programs from the 2018-19 season on WWFM:
Dvořák's "American Quartet" with the Aeolus String Quartet
Mozart's "Eine Kleine Nachtmusik"
Characterized by his unique ability to create an “aha” moment for his audiences and collaborators, whatever their level of musical sophistication, Kapilow’s work brings music into people’s lives, opening new ears to musical experiences and helping people to listen actively rather than just hear. Rob Kapilow reveals the origins of What Makes It Great?