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WGBH Radio Boston

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Description

We've come a long way since the 1951 debut of WGBH Radio. Today, we deliver content that informs, inspires, and entertains millions -- at home, at work, in the classroom, in movie theaters, and more. Here in New England, our television channels include WGBH 2, WGBH 44, WGBH World, WGBH Create, 'GBH Kids, WGBH On Demand, Boston Kids & Family TV, and WGBH High-Definition. We also hold the license for Springfield, Mass., public broadcaster WGBY 57. You can find us on the radio at WGBH 89.7 (on Nantucket, heard on WNCK 89.5) and on our Cape and Islands NPR stations, WCAI 90.1 and WNAN 91.1.   WCRB, a service of WGBH, operates at 99.5 FM in Boston and NH, 88.7 in Providence, RI, and 89.7 HD 2.   WGBH productions are seen and heard across the United States and Canada. In fact, we produce more of the PBS prime-time and Web lineup than any other station. Teaching tools for schools and home-schooling, IMAX films, services for people with hearing or vision impairments...we're always looking for new ways to serve you! 

Pieces

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In the second of three Shakespeare-themed programs, soprano Barbara Hannigan sings Hans Abrahamsen's "let me tell you," and Andris Nelsons conducts...

  • Added: Feb 11, 2016
  • Length: 01:57:00
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In the final concert of a series of three Shakespeare-themed programs, Andris Nelsons conducts Tchaikovsky's "Romeo and Juliet," Strauss's "Macbeth...

  • Added: Feb 11, 2016
  • Length: :00
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In the first of three programs commemorating the 400th anniversary of Shakespeare's death, soprano Amanda Forsythe is joined by mezzo-soprano Abiga...

  • Added: Feb 04, 2016
  • Length: 01:57:00
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Johannes Moser is the soloist in Dvorák's Cello Concerto, part of an All-Czech program that also includes "The Moldau," from Smetana's "My Country,...

  • Added: Jan 28, 2016
  • Length: 01:57:00
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Renée Fleming sings Dutilleux's "Le Temps l'Horloge" ("Time and the Clock") and selections from Canteloube's "Songs of the Auvergne," and François-...

  • Added: Jan 21, 2016
  • Length: 01:57:00
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François-Xavier Roth leads the BSO in François-Joseph Gossec's "Symphonie à 17 parties" and Beethoven's Symphony No. 3, the "Eroica," as well as Mo...

  • Added: Jan 14, 2016
  • Length: 01:56:59
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In an encore broadcast from the 2015 Tanglewood season, soprano Kristine Opolais is the soloist in "L'altra note infondo al mare," from Boito's ope...

  • Added: Jan 07, 2016
  • Length: 01:57:00
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In an encore broadcast from the 2015 Tanglewood season, Christoph von Dohnányi conducts the remarkable trilogy of final symphonies by Mozart, inclu...

  • Added: Dec 29, 2015
  • Length: 01:57:00
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In an encore broadcast from the 2015 Tanglewood season, Joshua Bell is the soloist in the Violin Concerto by Glazunov, and Charles Dutoit conducts ...

  • Added: Dec 22, 2015
  • Length: 01:57:00
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Keith Lockhart, the Boston Pops, and the Tanglewood Festival Chorus add their own brand of exuberance and joy to the season with Holiday Pops!

  • Added: Dec 17, 2015
  • Length: 01:56:59
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In an encore broadcast from the 2015 Tanglewood season, Michael Tilson Thomas conducts Mozart's Piano Concerto No. 14, with soloist Emanuel Ax, and...

  • Added: Dec 10, 2015
  • Length: 01:56:59
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Yefim Bronfman is the soloist in the Piano Concerto No. 2 by Bartók, and Andris Nelsons conducts the Symphony No. 30, "Alleluia," by Haydn, and Tch...

  • Added: Dec 03, 2015
  • Length: 01:57:00
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Isabelle Faust is the soloist in Alban Berg's Violin Concerto, the Tanglewood Festival Chorus sings Bach's "Komm, Jesu, komm!" and "Es ist genug," ...

  • Added: Nov 25, 2015
  • Length: 01:57:00
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Martin Helmchen is the soloist in Beethoven's Piano Concerto No. 5, the "Emperor," and Christoph von Dohnányi leads the BSO in Bartók's "Music for ...

  • Added: Nov 19, 2015
  • Length: 01:56:59
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BSO Assistant Conductor Ken-David Masur conducts Schumann's Symphony No. 3, the "Rhenish," on a program that also includes the American premiere of...

  • Added: Nov 12, 2015
  • Length: 01:57:00
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Pinchas Zukerman is both the conductor and violin soloist in a program that includes Tchaikovsky's "Mélodie," "Andante cantabile," and "Serenade," ...

  • Added: Nov 05, 2015
  • Length: 01:56:59
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The musicians of the BSO perform an All-Dvorák program with no conductor, including the Serenades for Winds and Strings and the Nocturne for Strings.

  • Added: Oct 29, 2015
  • Length: 01:57:00
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Soprano Christine Goerke sings the title role in Strauss's psycho-dramatic masterpiece "Elektra," in a concert performance that also includes sopra...

  • Added: Oct 22, 2015
  • Length: 01:57:00
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Lars Vogt is the soloist in Beethoven's Piano Concerto No. 3, and Andris Nelsons conducts Sebastian Currier's "Divisions" (a BSO co-commission), an...

  • Added: Oct 15, 2015
  • Length: 01:57:00
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Music Director Andris Nelsons and the BSO open the season with an All-Russian program, including the Symphony No. 9 by Shostakovich, Tchaikovsky's ...

  • Added: Oct 08, 2015
  • Length: 01:56:59