In downtown New Orleans, the Audubon Butterfly Garden & Insectarium delights visitors with all manner of flying beauties like the Arched-Wing Cattleheart, the Monarch, the Blue Morpho and the Grecian Shoemaker!
During our locally-hosted program "Classical New Orleans" on FRIDAY, September 7, we will "give wing" to a full hour of lovely music based on -- and, inspired by -- butterflies !
Alexander Ilyinsky • The Butterfly
Giacomo Puccini / Jean-Yves Thibaudet • Music from "Madama Butterfly"
Gang Chen & Zhanhao He • The "Butterfly Lovers" Violin Concerto
Vincenzo Bellini • La Farfaletta ("Little Butterfly")
Schumann • Papillons, Op. 2 ("Butterflies")
Classical 104.9 FM & WWNO HD-2
9:00 am - 10:00 am
FRIDAY, September 7th