Every Sunday evening from 6:00 to 9:00 p.m., we present Preview!, a program featuring new classical recording releases and local arts news. From symphonies to vocal music, from ballet to chamber music, our talented Music Director William Woltz selects new interpretations of familiar music as well as newer music.

A regular feature of Preview! is an interview at approximately 7:00 p.m. eastern. We speak with performing musicians and composers from around the world. If you miss the interview on a Sunday evening, you will find our interviews archived below. David Jeffrey Smith and Steve Thebes host the program.

This quarter, our guests will include pianist Rachel Podger, conductor Richard Egarr, and the Cavatina Duo.








What’s On Preview!

Sunday, June 20, 2021

Theotime Langlois de Swarte, violin, and Tanguy de Williencourt, piano begin Preview! this evening with the graceful Berceuse composed by French composer Gabriel Fauré in 1879 for solo violin and piano.

King’s College, Cambridge has had a choral establishment since the reign of King Henry VIII. Nine current alumni of the choir recently recorded a CD entitled Proud Songsters. Tim Mead, countertenor, and Simon Lepper, piano sing the English Traditional song, The Sally Gardens arranged by Benjamin Britten.

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Previous Preview Program Notes

June 13, 2021
June 6, 2021
May 30, 2021
May 23, 2021
May 16, 2021
May 9, 2021
May 2, 2021
April 25, 2021
April 18, 2021
April 11, 2021
April 4, 2021
March 21, 2021
March 14, 2021
March 7, 2021
February 28, 2021
February 21, 2021

These interviews originally aired on Preview at 7:00 p.m. Eastern. We are very grateful to these artists and organizations for their insights into their recordings and concerts. Their art enriches our lives.

2020 Preview Interviews