WQXR music writer Fran Hoepfner (@franhoepfner) joins Here & Now‘s Robin Young to talk about the daring third symphony of Louise Farrenc, a 19th-century French composer who made her mark then but is little known now.
Louise Farrenc, “Symphony No. 3” in G Minor composed by Johannes Goritzki
Fanny Mendelssohn, “Piano Sonata” in G Minor
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