Mary King

Town and country.

Town or country? As the holiday season draws to a close, this is a time of year when comparisons of the two figure strongly in our minds.

Sitting in for Iain Burnside, Mary King gathers up some musical examples by composers who have written about either or, in some cases, both.

She is joined by composer and entertainer Richard Sisson, and there is music by Beethoven, Copland, Mozart, Reich and Handel.

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Town and country.

Town or country? As the holiday season draws to a close, this is a time of year when comparisons of the two figure strongly in our minds.

Sitting in for Iain Burnside, Mary King gathers up some musical examples by composers who have written about either or, in some cases, both.

She is joined by composer and entertainer Richard Sisson, and there is music by Beethoven, Copland, Mozart, Reich and Handel.