It's one of the more familiar works in the repertoire, but how well do you know the 3 major themes and Shakespearean connections? John Banther and Shakespeare enthusiast James Jacobs show you what to listen for, how much Tchaikovsky loved Shakespeare, theatrical elements in the music, and more!

Show Notes

A variety of performances to listen to after the episode

James Jacobs' recommended listening for more Tchaikovsky and Shakespeare

Tempest Overture

Hamlet Overture

Piano Trio in a minor

Eugine Onegin