Classical Pacific, January 20, 2020: Celebrating Martin Luther King

Cover Detail - Scott Joplin, Treemonisha

  Celebrating Martin Luther King today with music of Black composers and performers, including an excerpt of Scott Joplin's opera Treemonisha. Music chosen from works by Scott Joplin, Chevalier de Saint-Georges, Undine Smith Moor, Florence Price, Wynton Marsalis, Will Marion Cook, and more.

Classical Pacific presents classical music from pre-Renaissance to the current day, locally curated by Louise King Lanzilotti from a Pacific perspective. The program is live weekdays from 3-6pm Hawaiian Standard time, streaming live on and on the HPR mobile app.  

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Listen on the radio or join listeners around the world who stream HPR2 in one of two ways:

1. Go to Click on Programs, then HPR-2 Schedule, then find today's Classical Pacific link at 3pm. Information on each album will be displayed as the music plays, often with the cover of the album showing, too.  Or - 

2. Go to the HPR App on your smart phone (you can download it for free, if you don't already have it). Choose HPR2. As the program plays, you'll see the information on each album, just as you do on the website.