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WCPE FM Goes Back to Baroque



This week Great Sacred Music will feature music by Germaine Tailleferre, Alexander Grechaninov and Lili Boulanger in Hour 1.

Our Bach cantata is BWV 146 "Wir Mussen Durch Viel".

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WCPE's 'Preview!'

Sunday April 26th at 6PM EST

The Washington Post calls violinist Rachel Barton Pine “An exciting, boundary­defying performer”. This Sunday on Preview, Rachel Barton Pine joins Sir Neville Marriner and the Academy of St. Martin in the Fields for a performance of Mozart’s Violin Concerto No. 3 in G.

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Sunday April 26th at 9PM EST

This week on WCPE's Wavelengths we'll hear Prince of Clouds, a double violin concerto written by Anna Clyne. It's performed by Jennifer Koh and Jaime Laredo, for whom Clyne wrote the work.

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We spoke with the Winston-Salem-based Fire Pink Trio about their debut album, Poetry in Motion, which includes Debussy’s Sonata for Flute, Viola and Harp (1915), the first work written for this combination of instruments. Also included are Dream Steps – A Dance Suite by North Carolina composer Dan Locklair, Doppler Effect by Adrienne Albert and Suite Popular Española by Manuel Moreno-Buendia. Fire Pink Trio is Jacquelyn Bartlett, harp; Sheila Browne, viola; and Debra Reuter-Pivetta, flute. More about this ensemble: http://firepinktrio.com/


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The Metropolitan Opera Announces the 2014-15 Season

The Met’s 2014-15 Season Will Feature 26 Operas, Including Three Met Premieres, In Six New Productions and 18 Revivals!

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