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WGBH Radio Boston

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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 final program of the 2015-2016 season, soprano Kristine Opolais sings Rachmaninoff's "Zdes' khorosho" ("How fair this place") and the Letter...

  • Added: Apr 28, 2016
  • Length: 01:57:00
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In an encore broadcast, Conductor Emeritus Bernard Haitink and the BSO perform Schumann's "Manfred" Overture, Mozart's Piano Concerto No. 23, with ...

  • Added: Apr 28, 2016
  • Length: :00
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In a return to the first work he performed with the BSO, Andris Nelsons leads the orchestra in the emotionally powerful Symphony No. 9 by Gustav Ma...

  • Added: Apr 21, 2016
  • Length: 01:57:00
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Music Director Andris Nelsons conducts the Symphony No. 3 by Bruckner, and Concertmaster Malcolm Lowe and Principal Violist Steven Ansell are the s...

  • Added: Apr 14, 2016
  • Length: 01:57:00
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Murray Perahia is the soloist in Beethoven's Piano Concerto No. 4, and Bernard Haitink conducts the Symphony No. 1 by Gustav Mahler.

  • Added: Apr 07, 2016
  • Length: 01:57:00
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Pianist Nikolai Lugansky is the soloist in Rachmaninoff's "Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini," and Andris Nelsons leads the BSO in Shostakovich's Sym...

  • Added: Mar 31, 2016
  • Length: 02:06:50
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Gil Shaham is the soloist in the Violin Concerto by John Williams, and Stéphane Denève conducts Jennifer Higdon's "Blue Cathedral" and the Symphony...

  • Added: Mar 24, 2016
  • Length: 01:56:59
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Herbert Blomstedt leads the BSO in an All-Beethoven program, including the Piano Concerto No. 1, with soloist Garrick Ohlsson, and the Symphony No. 7.

  • Added: Mar 17, 2016
  • Length: 01:57:00
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In his BSO debut, pianist Javier Perianes is the soloist in Manuel de Falla's "Nights in the Gardens of Spain," and Charles Dutoit conducts Ravel's...

  • Added: Mar 10, 2016
  • Length: 01:57:00
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Charles Dutoit conducts Henri Dutilleux's "Timbres, espace, mouvement," a work based on Van Gogh's "The Starry Night," and two works by Berlioz, in...

  • Added: Mar 03, 2016
  • Length: 01:57:00
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In her BSO debut, violinist Alina Ibragimova is the soloist in Haydn's Violin Concerto No. 1 and Karl Amadeus Hartmann's "Concerto funebre," and Vl...

  • Added: Feb 25, 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 19, 2016
  • Length: 01:57:00
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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 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