- 08/20 Jules Buckley, the Conductor who is on a mission to rid the Proms of its image
- 08/14 David Lang's 'the public domain' Beats the Heat
- 08/03 Grisey: Les Espaces Acoustiques CD review – profound and with a huge physical presence
- 07/31 BBC Proms 2016: reviews of the best Proms so far
- 07/25 Teenage tenor saves the day at Three Choirs Festival opening night
- 07/18 Classical music gets my pulse racing
- 07/15 Gregg Smith, Choral Leader Who Elevated Standards, Dies at 84’
- 07/15 Sakari Oramo: ‘The Proms should not be dumbed down’
- 07/08 Dada Was Born 100 Years Ago. Fish.
- 06/28 David Lang: anthems for doomed youth
- 06/20 Glastonbury to celebrate David Bowie with first classical music headliner
- 06/16 Rare Stradivarius recorded for the first time
- 06/12 Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater Debuts Two New Works
- 06/04 Kronos Quartet Wants To Give You Free Music — And Teach You How To Play It
- 06/03 Yannick Nézet-Séguin to Succeed James Levine as Met Opera’s Music Director
- 05/30 Cello Nation:
The Piatigorsky Festival
- 05/23 Baritone Benjamin Appl signs to Sony Classical
- 05/19 UConn's top puppetry program collaborates with Boston Pops
- 05/17 Young Musician winner Sheku Kanneh-Mason is just what classical music needs
- 05/09 Facing the music: Paul Lewis
- 05/03 A Midsummer Night's Dream, Middle Temple Hall
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This week Great Sacred Music will feature music sung by the Choir of Westminster Cathedral, Ars Nova Copenhagen, and the Wells Cathedral School Choralia in the first hour. Also on the playlist is music by Johann Sebastian Bach, Anton Bruckner, and Randall Thompson
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Great Sacred Music. The best choirs and organists. Every Sunday morning. 8 until 11 eastern. With your host Rob Kennedy.
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This week on Preview! Sir Simon Rattle leads the Berlin Philharmonic in music of Mahler.
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The Classical Station's Dan McHugh speaks with members of the Chiara String Quartet about their upcoming CD release entitled “Bartok by Heart”. Violinist Hyeyung Yoon, violist Jonah Sirota, and cellist Gregory Beaver discuss the influence of Hungarian folk music, playing from memory, and what to listen for in Bela Bartok’s String Quartets. Trio 180 plays Dvorak, and we'll hear Placido Domingo from a new three-disc retrospective.
Preview! -- the best in new classical recordings and arts news each Sunday from 6 to 9 p.m. Eastern Time, on The Classical Station, and online at TheClassicalStation.org.
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This week on Wavelengths we'll hear a suite for three pianos from Les enfants terribles by Philip Glass. We'll also hear works for orchestra by Mason Bates, and choral music of Karl Jenkins.
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The Metropolitan Opera Announces the 2015-16 Season
The Met’s 2015-16 Season Will Feature 26 Operas, Including Three Met Premieres, In Six New Productions and 18 Revivals!
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