Radio Programs by Werner Elmker

Werner Elmker has produced a series of radio programs focusing on the importance of improvisation in classical music. During each program he performs on piano and comments on the composers and their music, utilizing inspiring quotations and poems.

The following radio programs are now available on CD:

J. S. BACH
PRELUDES BY BACH
PRELUDES BY CHOPIN
CHOPIN NOCTURNES
CLAUDE DEBUSSY
PRELUDES BY DEBUSSY
PIANO MUSIC BY ROBERT SCHUMANN
THE COMPOSER GAME
SPRING
CHRISTMAS HARMONY
WINTER SILENCE
CLASSICAL MASTERPIECES REBORN FOR PIANO
NOTES ON MUSIC
MUSICAL REFLECTIONS
MUSICAL CONNECTIONS
THE MUSICAL ELEMENTS
SILENCE, INFINITY, MUSIC


COMMENTS FROM LISTENERS

“ I enjoy the authority of Mr. Elmker’s presentation since he is not only commenting on the music but also performing.”

“I love Werner Elmker’s European culture and accent and his warm and dignified style of introducing us to the classics.”

“The program on the Chopin Nocturnes was very inspiring. The way Werner plays Chopin is like poetry. Quite a magic experience.”

“I especially like the nourishing silence permeating the speaking and the music.”