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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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Trumpeter Hakan Hardenberger is the soloist in the American premiere of Brett Dean's "Dramatis personae," and Andris Nelsons conducts Tchaikovsky's...

  • Added: Nov 20, 2014
  • Length: 01:56:59
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Leonidas Kavakos is both the soloist and conductor in a program that includes Bartok's "Two Portraits" for violin and orchestra, Haydn's Symphony N...

  • Added: Nov 20, 2014
  • Length: :00
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Andris Nelsons conducts the Tanglewood Festival Chorus in Harbison's "Koussevitzky Said," Rachmaninoff's "The Bells," and a world premiere by Eriks...

  • Added: Nov 20, 2014
  • Length: :00
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Violinist Baiba Skride is the soloist in Sofia Gubaidulina's "Offertorium," and Music Director Andris Nelsons conducts the Symphony No. 2 by Finnis...

  • Added: Nov 13, 2014
  • Length: 01:57:00
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Spanish conductor Juanjo Mena leads the BSO in Franz Schubert's Symphony No. 9 in C, "The Great," and Frank Peter Zimmermann is the soloist in the ...

  • Added: Nov 06, 2014
  • Length: 01:56:59
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Bass-baritone Bryn Terfel is the soloist in Bach's Cantata No. 82, "Ich habe genug," and, with soprano Rosemary Joshua, conductor Bramwell Tovey, a...

  • Added: Oct 30, 2014
  • Length: 01:57:00
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Austrian pianist Rudolf Buchbinder is the soloist in the Piano Concerto No. 1 by Brahms, and Thierry Fischer conducts the Boston Symphony in the Sy...

  • Added: Oct 23, 2014
  • Length: 01:57:00
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Christian Zacharias returns to Symphony Hall as both soloist and conductor in Mozart's Piano Concerto No. 17, and Schubert's incidental music from ...

  • Added: Oct 16, 2014
  • Length: 01:57:00
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Music Director Andris Nelsons conducts three orchestral masterpieces, including Beethoven's Symphony No. 8, the suite from Bartók's The Miraculous ...

  • Added: Oct 09, 2014
  • Length: 01:57:00
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BSO Music Director Andris Nelsons conducts opera excerpts by Wagner, Puccini, and Mascagni, featuring soprano Kristine Opolais and tenor Jonas Kauf...

  • Added: Oct 02, 2014
  • Length: 01:57:00
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Soprano Nicole Cabell is the soloist in "Bachianas brasileiras" No. 5 by Villa-Lobos, and Marcelo Lehninger conducts Mozart's "Sinfonia concertante...

  • Added: Sep 25, 2014
  • Length: 01:57:00
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In an encore broadcast, BSO Music Director Designate Andris Nelsons leads the orchestra in Wagner's Siegfried Idyll and the Symphony No. 3 by Brahm...

  • Added: Sep 18, 2014
  • Length: 01:57:03
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In an encore broadcast, pianist Murray Perahia is the soloist in Schumann's Piano Concerto, and Bernard Haitink leads the BSO in Stucky's Funeral M...

  • Added: Sep 04, 2014
  • Length: 01:57:00
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In an encore broadcast, mezzo-soprano Susan Graham is the soloist in Sheherezade, part of an All-Ravel program conducted by Bernard Haitink that al...

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  • Added: Sep 04, 2014
  • Length: 01:57:00
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  • Added: Aug 21, 2014
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This is a generic promo to use for the Tanglewood season, which starts July 5 and runs through August. Broadcasts are Friday and Saturday nights fr...

  • Added: Jun 30, 2014
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WCRB looks ahead to the 2014 Tanglewood season, which includes an Opening Night featuring Soprano Renee Fleming, four concerts led by Music Directo...

  • Added: Jun 26, 2014
  • Length: 01:56:59
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Boston Pops Laureate Conductor John Williams returns for this signature event of the season.

  • Added: Jun 19, 2014
  • Length: 01:57:00
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Charles Floyd returns to lead the Boston Pops and the Boston Pops Gospel Choir in a program of music designed to inspire, delight, and thrill.

  • Added: Jun 19, 2014
  • Length: 01:57:00
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The Boston Pops and Keith Lockhart pay tribute to one of the great arrangers in Pops history, the late Richard Hayman, whose arrangements defined t...

  • Added: Jun 12, 2014
  • Length: 01:57:00