© 2020 Texas Public Radio
Real. Reliable. Texas Public Radio.
Play Live Radio
Next Up:
0:00
0:00
Available On Air Stations

How A Bird Inspired Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

In order to explore the relationship between the composer Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart and the starling he adopted, author and naturalist  Lyanda Lynn Haupt adopted one of her own.

Here & Now‘s Robin Young spoke with Haupt ( @LyandaHaupt), who writes about both birds in her book “Mozart’s Starling,”  last year.

Copyright 2020 NPR. To see more, visit https://www.npr.org.