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Sticky Notes is a classical music podcast for everyone, whether you are just getting interested in classical music for the first time, or if you've been listening to it and loving it all your life. Interviews with great artists, in depth looks at pieces in the repertoire, and both basic and deep dives into every era of music. Classical music is absolutely for everyone, so let's start listening!
 
Every week on Performance Today™, Bruce Adolphe re-writes a familiar tune in the style of a classical composer. We get one of our listeners on the phone, and our caller listens to Bruce play his Piano Puzzler™. They then try to do two things: name the hidden tune, and name the composer whose style Bruce is mimicking. From American Public Media.
 
Billboard co-director of charts Keith Caulfield and Billboard.com senior editor Katie Atkinson offer weekly Billboard chart breakdowns, discuss the hottest music news and cover the year’s biggest musical events. Casual pop fans, chart junkies and everyone in between are invited to this weekly half-hour discussion.
 
JAZZ BOULEVARD is a weekly award-winning 2-hour syndicated radio show produced in jazzy Montreal, Canada. Programs are broadcast on stations via syndication partners: in Canada (NCRA); in Romania (JAZZFM); in the USA (Global Community Radio); in New Zealand (FreeFM.org.nz). On-air since 2004, each week host Moz Taylor mixes up a blend of the best jazz (the latest releases to classic tracks) with Roots Blues, Acid Jazz, and World Music. For information, playlists, archived broadcasts and more ...
 
Crushing Classical podcast is an ongoing series of provocative interviews with musicians who are pioneering a new path in the classical music genre. I dig into musician's lives who have made an often risky move towards forging a unique path and creating a different kind of music career for themselves. This is particularly challenging in a field where the conventional approach is seeking employment in an orchestra. Join me and learn how others are redefining a thriving classical music career.
 
Decomposed breaks down the stories that have shaped classical music, from secrets and scandals to acts of sheer genius. Hear these stories accompanied by the symphonies, operas and other masterpieces they inspired. Hosted by Jade Simmons, a classical concert pianist and storyteller, the first season of Decomposed takes on gender expectations, Cold War propaganda and the danger of putting your personal life on the stage. Produced in partnership with Classical Minnesota Public Radio.
 
Rock 'n' roll all night ... and party once a week! Hosted by Pat Francis, Rock Solid is the comedy/music podcast that brings you music “both new and classic," plus lots of laughs and musical guests. Joining the fun are Producer Kyle Dodson and Pat’s hilarious rotating Co-Hosts: April Richardson, Mike Siegel, Christy Stratton and Murray Valeriano.
 
Two indie rock musicians, Bill Lambusta and Brian Erickson, dive into the fandom of great rock and pop music and how it connects to their lives through the lens of the medium they care for most, the album. Episodes frequently include guest contributions from musicians, podcasters, and journalists and always culminate in a track by track review.
 
Anna’s Baroque Bon Bons delves into the tales of the musicians, patrons, composers and instruments of the Baroque period. From the esteemed Handel having his life saved by his jacket button while duelling to the latest discoveries of Baroque scores in dusty attics. Each weekly Bon Bon is accompanied by a piece of Baroque music which ties in with the story. Anna is a music teacher and freelance lecturer. She plays the harpsichord and has a fascination for all that is Baroque.
 
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Sergei ProkofievSymphony No. 4 in C Major, Op. 112Sylvia Wagner - conductor/producerCMD German Opera Company of Berlin OrchestraSergei ProkofievPiano Concerto No. 2 in G minor, Op. 16Joana Filipe Martinez - Piano SoloistDominique Beaulieu - conductor/producerCMD Grand Opera Company of Barcelona Spain OrchestraPurchase the music (without talk) at:ht…
 
Symphonie Fantastique, which was written just 3 years after Beethoven’s death, redefined what music could portray. Its color, fire, narrative arc, vulgarity, descriptiveness, and drug-induced hysteria put it in a class of its own in the classical music world. As Leonard Bernstein said: "Berlioz tells it like it is. You take a trip, you wind up scre…
 
The title says it all about this age-old question, and this week we'll attempt to answer it once and for all! Be sure to like, and share with a friend! Music: https://imslp.org/wiki/Die_Walk%C3%BCre%2C_WWV_86B_(Wagner%2C_Richard) https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-nd/3.0/legalcodeBy Rocky Mountain Student Media
 
On this episode of our Musical Blind Tasting series, we focus on music of the Baroque era! Hannah chooses four excerpts for Jacob to listen to and discuss, and then he attempts to try to guess the correct composer. We hope you'll play along, and if you're interested in some helpful techniques for listening to Baroque music, check out our episode on…
 
Modern Classical Music Ep24 - 2021 - Ethereal instrumental music mix https://www.youtube.com/c/MythicalRecords Tracklist: Federico Albanese - Lichtung Rudi Arapahoe - Lunar Semaphore Abandoned Toys - Within a lilac clutch sToa - Luvah Abel Korzeniowski - Let me die Hans Zimmer - Let me home Library Tapes - The Rivers turned to cobblestone Foundatio…
 
Jess Gillam and composer Alex Woolf share some of the sounds they love, including music by John Adams and Tom Waits, and Imelda Staunton singing Sondheim.Playlist:John Adams - City Noir – I. The City and its Double (St Louis Symphony, David Robertson)Leroy Anderson - The Waltzing CatBritten - Serenade for Tenor, Horn & Strings – Sonnet (Peter Pears…
 
JBRS 865… New recordings from pianist David Restivo Trio and harmonica player Hendrik Meurkens mingle with older tracks from Ella, and Nat King Cole. As well, Big Band music from Gordon Goodwin’s Big Phat Band, steelpan player Phil Hawkins, and tuba-jazz from the late Howard Johnson. You can follow us on Twitter @JazzBoulevard / See album art on In…
 
Dmitri Shostakovich's Symphony No. 7 in C major, Op. 60 (titled Leningrad), was written c. 1939–40. Initially dedicated to the life and deeds of Vladimir Lenin, Shostakovich decided instead to dedicate the symphony to the besieged city of Leningrad on its completion in December 1941. The Leningrad première of the piece was staged while the city was…
 
Composer Richard Thompson’s three-act opera presents the life behind the name of Paul Laurence Dunbar, one of the most prominent African American poets of the early 20th Century. This dramatic performance, inspired by the hundreds of letters exchanged between Dunbar and his wife, Alice Ruth Moore, removes the masks of fame and social identity to in…
 
VILLA-LOBOS: Assobio a JatoWILLIAMS: Piano Quintet in C minorBRAHMS: String Quintet No. 2 in G major, Op. 111Purchase the music (without talk) at:http://www.classicalsavings.com/store/p1219/La_Musica_Chamber_Music_Hour_65.htmlYour purchase helps to support our show!Classical Music Discoveries is sponsored by La Musica International Chamber Music Fe…
 
Capriccio, Op. 85, is the final opera by German composer Richard Strauss, subtitled "A Conversation Piece for Music". The opera received its premiere performance at the Nationaltheater München on 28 October 1942. Clemens Krauss and Strauss wrote the German libretto. However, the genesis of the libretto came from Stefan Zweig in the 1930s, and Josep…
 
Steven Kemper makes his debut with electroacoustic album MYTHICAL SPACES. Kemper combines acoustic instruments and electronics to create meditative compositions that explore the connections between real and imaginary worlds. Kemper writes that “myths represent traces of our collective imagination, and similarities between myths from different cultu…
 
A BISSEL RHYTHM is composer and clarinetist Paul Green’s debut, although it marks his second recorded exploration into the fusion between jazz and Jewish music. A performance at Merkin Concert Hall resulted in the New York Times extolling his talents: "Like a cobra intent on doing some charming of its own, the clarinetist Paul Green weaved, darted …
 
Juxtaposing the loud and abrasive with the soft and subtle, the McCormick Percussion Group balances tumult and tenderness in KID STUFF. Led by director Robert McCormick, Professor of Music at the University of South Florida in Tampa, the percussion orchestra re-imagines original compositions from five key contemporary classical composers.Purchase t…
 
Brahms: Piano Quartet in G minor, Op 25Dohnanyi: Serenade in C Major, Op. 10Mozart: Duo for Violin and Viola, K. 424Purchase the music (without talk) at:http://www.classicalsavings.com/store/p1062/La_Musica_Chamber_Music_Hour_31%2F64.htmlYour purchase helps to support our show!Classical Music Discoveries is sponsored by La Musica International Cham…
 
Beethoven: Sonata No. 4 in A minor, Op. 23Ravel: Sonata for Violin and CelloShostakovich: Sonata for Viola and Piano, Op. 147Purchase the music (without talk) at:http://www.classicalsavings.com/store/p1218/La_Musica_Chamber_Music_Hour_63.htmlYour purchase helps to support our show!Classical Music Discoveries is sponsored by La Musica International …
 
THE MYTH OF TOMORROW Eric Klein Klein’s work is smart and sophisticated, accessible even to the untrained ear, and a cool, clever blend of things both old and new. Purchase the music (without talk) at:http://www.classicalsavings.com/store/p836/The_Myth_of_Tomorrow.htmlYour purchase helps to support our show!Classical Music Discoveries is sponsored …
 
THE CEILING FLOATS AWAY, a groundbreaking new collaboration between sound artist Matthew Burtner, former US poet laureate Rita Dove, and ecoacoustic ensemble EcoSono. A National Endowment for the Arts commission, The Ceiling Floats Away was awarded a Special Jury Award in the 2016 American Prize in Chamber Music Composition for "Unique Nexus of Aco…
 
The pianist Joseph Middleton has been busy in the studio and the past months have seen a number of albums released that find him alongside some great voices. It seemed a perfect opportunity for a chat, so James Jolly caught up with Joseph to talk about his role playing for singers, how he builds programmes, the changing landscape for song recitals …
 
Her husband is on a mission and has been completely loyal. Meanwhile, the wife has not as she has had a torrid love affair. Now he returns from his mission. The love affair is over and she knows that her love for her husband is all she wants from life. But now she must tell her husband what has happened in his absence. Will he forgive her or will t…
 
RIPPLING, a new album by composer Robert Morris. Morris recorded the album live at a “Summer at Eastman Concert” in Hatch Recital Hall, in Rochester, NY.Purchase the music (without talk) at:http://www.classicalsavings.com/store/p831/Rippling.htmlYour purchase helps to support our show!Classical Music Discoveries is sponsored by La Musica Internatio…
 
Fusion lovers will enjoy the debut of oboist Margaret Herlehy in this fresh, new collection of Latin-inspired jazz. Uniquely, the oboe is the central instrument in each composition. Herlehy not only meets the demands of such a challenge but exceeds them. “Choro Negro” is a prime example. To the ear, it should register as Brazilian or even French, b…
 
As a 4th generation musician Erik-Peter Mortensen (AKA Erik or EP) started singing professionally since the age of 9, first at the Metropolitan & New York City Opera Children's Choruses, and then in many professional choirs through the present (most recently with the Schola of St. Agnes Church, in midtown Manhattan. Having naturally developed a pas…
 
Maykel Elizade’s SOUTH COUNTY makes the case for becoming the definitive collection of son cubano. Building on a Cuban tres foundation, this recording takes listeners on a sonic tour of the island nation. Cultural standards “Corazon Rebelde” and “Gracias a La Vida” are interwoven with Elizarde’s own compositions including the “Condado Sur.” The alb…
 
Raymond Bisha introduces a new album of 21st-century mallet percussion concertos performed by virtuoso percussionist Dame Evelyn Glennie and the City Chamber Orchestra of Hong Kong under Jean Thorel. The works by Alexis Alrich and Karl Jenkins put the marimba in the solo spotlight, while Ned Rorem’s 7-movement Mallet Concerto — written in 2003 and …
 
This week's episode of Down to the Beat is kicked off with our segment "Gone but not Forgotten" where we talk about the late, revolutionary producer turned maniac, Phil Spector. We then move into our segment "Let's Talk" where we discuss artistic versatility and presidential pardons. We then cap off the episode with our segment "Blast from the Past…
 
Get a free MP3 of Georges Bizet - The Pearl Fishers: Au fond du temple saint (Temple Duet). Can you guess this week's theme? Let us know for a chance to win more free music. And don't forget to sign up for the Daily Download newsletter so you never miss a free classical track!By American Public Media
 
SMALL STONES showcases Dr. Nancy Zipay Desalvo’s exploration into both minute and immense concepts. Recorded on solo piano, DeSalvo performs the compositions translating the compressed beauty of Jason Tad Howard and the expansive universe of Daniel Perttu.Purchase the music (without talk) at:http://www.classicalsavings.com/store/p827/Small_Stones.h…
 
La battaglia di Legnano (The Battle of Legnano) is an opera in four acts, with music by Giuseppe Verdi to an Italian-language libretto by Salvadore Cammarano. It was based on the play La Bataille de Toulouse by Joseph Méry, later the co-librettist of Don Carlos.Purchase the music (without talk) at:http://www.classicalsavings.com/store/p825/Verdi%3A…
 
Mexican composer Felipe Pérez Santiago introduces the follow up to his 2013 album, Mantis with his first release, FORMIKA, an album of chamber music. Pérez Santiago continues his series with a vast notational layering and timing propelled by traditional instrumentation. Masterful playing by choice ensembles like Tamayo and Onix, create a particular…
 
Rutty's captivating compositions, inspired by Latin and world music as well as classical styles, showcases the intensity and diversity of rhythm, melody, and mood.Purchase the music (without talk) at:http://www.classicalsavings.com/store/p822/Exhaling_Space.htmlYour purchase helps to support our show!Classical Music Discoveries is sponsored by La M…
 
Composer Mark John McEncroe's latest album MUSICAL IMAGES FOR PIANO presents a theater of the mind, performed with a delicacy that is both melancholic and nostalgic. Rather than attempting to shatter musical boundaries, McEncroe focuses on the introspective, letting the listener’s stories and memories give the music its own unique life.Purchase the…
 
Verdi's rarely performed masterpiece "I masnadieri" (The Bandit)A man becomes involved with a group of bandits. However, his innocent and highly moral fiance also becomes intrigued. How he deals with the situation is unique and heartbreaking.Performed by the CMD Grand Opera Company of Venice and recorded by Classical Music Discoveries.Purchase the …
 
In light of all the musical beauty and palpable excellence of this new release, it is hard to tell whose merit it is: the Chamber Singers', or conductor David Holdhusen's? Most likely, the answer lies within the question: One cannot tell, because all elements of this recording – composers named and unnamed, the choir singers, the conductor – work s…
 
This week, reviews editor Michael Beek sits down with the Russian-British conductor Vasily Petrenko. Vasily recently said farewell as chief conductor of the Oslo Philharmonic and is about to embark on final season as chief conductor of the Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra. Speaking from his father’s home in St. Petersburg, Vasily talks about …
 
This is a vocal technique analysis - NOT a reaction! Billie Eilish has a highly unique style that has made her insanely successful and popular. If you're interested in how she does it vocally, you've come to the right place. Get my book "MASTER YOUR VOICE: My Personal Approach To More Skill & Depth In Singing - Beyond Perfect Technique": https://am…
 
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