Music during the time of the Civil War
Presented by Musicians of the Old Post Road
November 2, 2013
The American musical landscape at the time of the Civil War was filled with the works of both US and European composers. This program offers an enlightening mix of popular and art music that captures the winds of change that swept across the land, with works from Beethoven and Liszt to Stephen Foster and the African-American piano virtuoso and composer Thomas Wiggins.