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Classical Detour: 'Take Me Out to the Ballgame'

Classical Detour: 'Take Me Out to the Ballgame'

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Classical Detour: 'Take Me Out to the Ballgame'

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Gabriela Montero joins Fred Child in NPR's Studio 4A for an ingenious Classical Detour. She's not a baseball fan, but she takes us out to the ballgame anyway. How she gets from a Mozartian minor key to a major-key variation on "Take Me Out to the Ballgame" is what makes Gabriela Montero unique.