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.  Classical New England, a service of WGBH, operates at 99.5 FM in Boston and NH, 89.5 WNCK in Nantucket, 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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Charles Dutoit conducts symphonies by two of history's greatest composers: Mozart's Symphony No. 38, the "Prague," and the Symphony No. 5 by Gustav...

  • Added: Apr 17, 2014
  • Length: :00
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François-Xavier Roth conducts the BSO and and the Tanglewood Festival Chorus in a concert that includes Bach's Brandenburg Concerto No. 1, Stravins...

  • Added: Apr 17, 2014
  • Length: 01:57:00
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Robert Spano leads the BSO in Nuages and Fetes, from Debussy's Nocturnes, the world premiere of the Piano Concerto by Bernard Rands (a BSO commissi...

  • Added: Apr 10, 2014
  • Length: 01:56:59
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Pianist Yuja Wang is the soloist in Prokofiev's Piano Concerto No. 2, and Andrew Davis conducts the Symphony No. 6 by Vaughan Williams and Capricci...

  • Added: Apr 03, 2014
  • Length: 01:57:00
Caption: Hankus Netsky
Violinist Itzhak Perlman and Klezmer Conservatory Band founder Hankus Netsky join WCRB's James David Jacobs to share music and memories of Passover...

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  • Added: Mar 30, 2014
  • Length: 58:30
  • Purchases: 2
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Pianist Yefim Bronfman is the soloist in Beethoven's Piano Concerto No. 5, the "Emperor," and the Triple Concerto, with cellist Alisa Weilerstein a...

  • Added: Mar 27, 2014
  • Length: 01:57:00
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Yefim Bronfman is the soloist in the Piano Concertos Nos. 3 and 4 by Beethoven, and Christoph von Dohnányi leads the BSO in the composer's Leonore ...

  • Added: Mar 20, 2014
  • Length: 01:56:59
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From the 2013 Tanglewood season, Christian Zacharias is both soloist and conductor in an All-Beethoven concert, with the Creatures of Prometheus Ov...

  • Added: Mar 13, 2014
  • Length: 01:56:59
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In an encore from the 2012-2013 season, Andris Nelsons leads the BSO in his Symphony Hall debut, conducting Tchaikovsky's Symphony No. 5, and Baib...

  • Added: Mar 06, 2014
  • Length: 01:56:59
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Anne-Sophie Mutter is the soloist in both the Romance and the Violin Concerto by Antonín Dvorák, and Manfred Honeck conducts the BSO in Beethoven's...

  • Added: Feb 27, 2014
  • Length: 01:56:59
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In an encore from the 2013 Tanglewood season, Gil Shaham is the soloist in the Violin Concerto by Jean Sibelius, and Christoph von Dohnányi conduct...

  • Added: Feb 20, 2014
  • Length: 01:57:00
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Conductor Emeritus Bernard Haitink leads the orchestra in Stephen Stucky's "Music for the Funeral of Queen Mary, after Purcell" and the Symphony No...

  • Added: Feb 13, 2014
  • Length: 01:57:00
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Mezzo-soprano Susan Graham is the soloist in Sheherazade, part of an entire program of works by Maurice Ravel that also includes Alborada del Graci...

  • Added: Feb 06, 2014
  • Length: 01:57:00
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Garrick Ohlsson is the soloist in the Piano Concerto by Witold Lutoslawski, and Andris Poga conducts the Overture to Wagner's "Rienzi" and the Symp...

  • Added: Jan 30, 2014
  • Length: 01:56:59
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Christoph Eschenbach is the soloist and conductor in a program that includes the Piano Concerto No. 12 by Mozart and Anton Bruckner's majestic Symp...

  • Added: Jan 23, 2014
  • Length: 01:57:00
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Soprano Jessica Rivera headlines a cast of soloists, dancers and instrumentalists in Osvaldo Golijov's "La Pasion Segun San Marcos" with the Orques...

  • Added: Jan 16, 2014
  • Length: 01:57:00
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In a concert at the Koussevitzky Music Shed at Tanglewood, soprano Camilla Tilling joins the BSO for the Symphony No. 4 by Gustav Mahler, and Isabe...

  • Added: Jan 02, 2014
  • Length: 01:56:59
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In a concert at Tanglewood, Rafael Fruhbeck de Burgos leads the BSO, with mezzo-soprano Anne-Sophie von Otter, the women of the Tanglewood Festival...

  • Added: Jan 02, 2014
  • Length: 01:57:00
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Another great moment from Tanglewood 2013: On the eve of his 85th Birthday, pianist Leon Fleisher returns to Lenox as soloist with the BSO.

  • Added: Dec 26, 2013
  • Length: 01:57:00
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Keith Lockhart, the Boston Pops, and the Tanglewood Festival Chorus take the stage for one of Boston's most cherished traditions.

  • Added: Dec 13, 2013
  • Length: 01:57:00