Great Performances.

Great Performances

Now Hear This: Haydn: The King of Strings

The work and career of composer Joseph Haydn, who borrowed music from Scotland, Hungary and Austria to create "Emperor Quartet"; host Scott Yoo. (60 minutes)

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UPCOMING EPISODES

Fri, 10/2 at 1:00 pm on Austin PBS Create

Ellis Island: The Dream of America With Pacific Symphony

Narration and visuals augment a 45-minute score centered around stories of immigrants from seven different nations. (60 minutes)

Fri, 10/2 at 8:00 pm on Austin PBS HDTV

Now Hear This: Becoming Mozart

Pianist Stewart Goodyear learns how to direct an orchestra while improvising the solos of Mozart's 20th piano concerto at Festival Mozaic. (60 minutes)

Sat, 10/3 at 3:00 am on Austin PBS HDTV

Now Hear This: Becoming Mozart

Pianist Stewart Goodyear learns how to direct an orchestra while improvising the solos of Mozart's 20th piano concerto at Festival Mozaic. (60 minutes)

Sun, 10/4 at 1:00 pm on Austin PBS HDTV

Now Hear This: The Schubert Generation

Host Scott Yoo and young musicians celebrate the work of composer Franz Schubert. (60 minutes)

Sun, 10/4 at 2:00 pm on Austin PBS HDTV

Now Hear This: Becoming Mozart

Pianist Stewart Goodyear learns how to direct an orchestra while improvising the solos of Mozart's 20th piano concerto at Festival Mozaic. (60 minutes)