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 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 04, 2014
  • Length: :00
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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...

Bought by WFCR


  • Added: Sep 04, 2014
  • Length: 01:57:00
  • Purchases: 1

  • Added: Aug 21, 2014
  • Length: 01:57:00
  • Purchases: 2
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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
  • Length: :00
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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
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Billy Porter electrified Broadway audiences last year, winning the Tony Award for Best Leading Actor in a Musical for his performance in the hit Ki...

  • Added: Jun 05, 2014
  • Length: 01:57:00
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The Boston Pops 2014 broadcast season kicks of with "The Very Best of the Boston Pops," featuring music by Bernstein, Copland, Ellington, and more,...

  • Added: May 16, 2014
  • Length: 01:57:00
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Pianist Yefim Bronfman is the soloist in an All-Beethoven concert, featuring the Piano Concertos Nos. 1 & 2, as well as the Leonore Overture No. 3,...

  • Added: May 15, 2014
  • Length: 01:57:00
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Pianist Menahem Pressler joins BSO musicians in Mozart's Piano Quartet in G minor, K. 478, in a concert that also includes the composer's Serenade ...

  • Added: May 15, 2014
  • Length: 01:57:00
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In an encore broadcast of the 2012-2013 season finale, Nikolaj Znaider is the soloist in the Violin Concerto by Brahms, and Bernard Haitink leads t...

  • Added: May 08, 2014
  • Length: 01:57:00
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Pianist Behzod Abduraimov is the soloist in Rachmaninoff's "Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini," and Charles Dutoit conducts Glinka's Overture to "Rus...

  • Added: May 01, 2014
  • Length: 01:57:00
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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 24, 2014
  • Length: 01:57:00
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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...

Bought by Vermont Public Radio and KWIT


  • Added: Mar 30, 2014
  • Length: 58:30
  • Purchases: 2