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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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The audience votes, and the Pops plays! Keith Lockhart and the Boston Pops play the audience's choices in the first WCRB Pops broadcast of the season.

  • Added: May 28, 2015
  • Length: 01:56:59
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Conductor Richard Kaufman and the Pops celebrate the incredible legacy of film scores by Pops Laureate Conductor John Williams.

  • Added: May 28, 2015
  • Length: :00
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Hear the most recent Boston Symphony recordings, including Wagner's Overture to "Tannhäuser" and the Symphony No. 2 by Sibelius, conducted by BSO M...

Bought by Vermont Public Radio and WFCR


  • Added: May 21, 2015
  • Length: 01:56:59
  • Purchases: 2
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Hear the most recent Boston Symphony recordings, including Wagner's Overture to "Tannhäuser" and the Symphony No. 2 by Sibelius, conducted by BSO M...

  • Added: May 21, 2015
  • Length: 01:56:59
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Ron Della Chiesa tells the story of the BSO through the influence of the last five music directors, with performances led by Charles Munch, Erich L...

  • Added: May 14, 2015
  • Length: 01:57:00
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Conductor Bernard Haitink and the BSO bring the season to a close with Schumann's "Manfred" Overture, Mozart's Piano Concerto No. 23, with soloist ...

  • Added: May 07, 2015
  • Length: 01:57:00
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Conductor Emeritus Bernard Haitink leads the BSO in Ravel's "Mother Goose" and Piano Concerto in G, with soloist Jean-Yves Thibaudet, Thomas Adès's...

  • Added: Apr 30, 2015
  • Length: 01:57:00
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In an encore broadcast from the 2014 Tanglewood season, David Zinman leads the BSO in an All-Tchaikovsky program, including the "Andante cantabile"...

  • Added: Apr 23, 2015
  • Length: 01:57:00
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Andris Nelsons conducts Gunther Schuller's "Dreamscape" (a BSO commission for the 75th anniversary of Tanglewood), Mozart's Piano Concerto No. 27, ...

  • Added: Apr 16, 2015
  • Length: 01:57:00
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Violinist Christian Tetzlaff is the soloist in the Violin Concerto by Ludwig van Beethoven, and BSO Music Director Andris Nelsons leads the orchest...

  • Added: Apr 09, 2015
  • Length: 01:57:01
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Music Director Andris Nelsons conducts the world premiere of "Ascending Light," a BSO commission by Boston composer Michael Gandolfi, featuring org...

  • Added: Apr 02, 2015
  • Length: 02:15:45
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Conductor Christoph von Dohnányi leads the BSO in one of the most remarkable sets of music ever written for orchestra: Mozart's final three symphon...

  • Added: Mar 26, 2015
  • Length: 01:57:00
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Emanuel Ax is the soloist in Mozart's Piano Concerto No. 14 and Richard Strauss's "Burleske," and Christoph von Dohnányi conducts the Sextet from S...

  • Added: Mar 19, 2015
  • Length: 01:57:00
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Charles Dutoit leads the BSO and Tanglewood Festival Chorus and Voices Boston in Karol Szymanowski's rarely heard opera "King Roger," with baritone...

  • Added: Mar 12, 2015
  • Length: 01:57:00
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Julia Fischer is the soloist in the Violin Concerto by Johannes Brahms, and Charles Dutoit conducts Igor Stravinksy's "Dumbarton Oaks" and Claude D...

  • Added: Mar 05, 2015
  • Length: 01:57:00
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Stéphane Denève conducts Stravinsky's "Pulcinella" Suite, Prokofiev's Violin Concerto No. 1, with soloist James Ehnes, Milhaud's "The Creation of t...

  • Added: Feb 26, 2015
  • Length: 01:57:00
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Pianist Pierre-Laurent Aimard is the soloist in the American premiere of Harrison Birtwistle's Responses: "Of sweet disorder and the carefully care...

  • Added: Feb 19, 2015
  • Length: 01:56:59
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In an encore broadcast from the 2014 Tanglewood season, Paul Lewis is the soloist in Mozart's Piano Concerto No. 12, and Manfred Honeck conducts th...

  • Added: Feb 12, 2015
  • Length: 01:56:59
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Conductor Asher Fisch leads the BSO in Avner Dorman's "Astrolatry," Sergei Prokofiev's Violin Concerto No. 2, with soloist Julian Rachlin, and the ...

  • Added: Feb 05, 2015
  • Length: 01:57:00
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Ken-David Masur conducts the BSO in Hector Berlioz's "Le Corsaire" Overture, the Cello Concerto No. 1 by Camille Saint-Saëns, with soloist Johannes...

  • Added: Jan 29, 2015
  • Length: 01:56:59