Kerry Turner – Ricochet Hits the Mark

There’s nothing quite like the music of a composer writing for his (or her) own instrument. Kerry Turner’s world-renowned horn player as well as a composer. As this release shows, he definitely knows how to write for brass. “Ricochet” includes...

WTJU Classical Marathon airs December 4 – 10

From December 4th through 10th, tune in for WTJU’s 2017 Classical Marathon, a week of round-the-clock classical music on 91.1 FM, specially programmed for your listening pleasure. The Classical Marathon doubles as a pledge drive for WTJU as we raise $40,000 from our...

Henry Cotter Nixon – Rescued from Obscurity

Count on Toccata Classics to bring another obscure composer to light. And count on that composer’s music being worthy of our attention. Henry Cotter Nixon spent most of his career at the fringes of the British music scene and was considered to be a provincial...

Clementi Monferrinas delightful piano miniatures

A monferrina is an uptempo Italian folk dance in 6/8 time. Two collections of them are featured in this collection of Clementi piano music. Clementi’s monferrinas are lively little diversions, each less than two minutes long. Nevertheless, within the confines of the...