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Play On: A Conversation With Rei Hotoda & The Fresno Philharmonic

Courtesy Rei Hotoda

Join Valley Public Radio for "Play On" a special program featuring words and music with Fresno Philharmonic Music Director Rei Hotoda and Valley Public Radio's David Aus. 

This is a challenging time for all of us, not least for musicians and artists. Join us as we discuss with Fresno Philharmonic music director Rei Hotoda the ways in which music deals with with adversity, isolation and connection, while we listen to inspiring music performed by the Fresno Philharmonic. In the words of the bard, “Play on!”

featured selections:

Sergei Rachmaninoff, Symphony No. 2, 3rd movement

Jennifer Higdon, Blue Cathedral

Ludwig van Beethoven, Symphony No. 5, 3rd & 4th movements