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Bach Goes to the Movies

Saturday, November 08, 2014

Bach's special mix of the logical and the spiritual makes his music very effective for some films. Tonight at 9 pm, David Garland presents film scores where Bach's music is used.

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Classics For Kids

Sons of J. S. Bach

Saturday, November 08, 2014

More than 300 years’ worth of Bachs all worked as professional musicians, including several of J.S. Bach’s sons. Hear their music on Classics for Kids.

The Greene Space

On-Demand Video: Discovering the Cosmology of Bach with On Being's Krista Tippett

Friday, November 07, 2014

In a live taping of On Being, Princeton's Bernard Chazelle talks with host Krista Tippett about Bach’s human and aesthetic virtues, and how he inspires our own.

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Carnegie Hall Live

On-Demand Audio: Academy of Ancient Music Plays Bach

Friday, November 07, 2014

Listen to the archived broadcast of the Academy of Ancient Music performing Bach's kaleidoscopic Orchestral Suites.

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My Daily Bach

Episode 5: Download the Orchestral Suite No. 4, Overture

Friday, November 07, 2014

Every weekday during November, WQXR offered free, daily download of a noteworthy Bach recordings.

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Reflections from the Keyboard

Bach's Keyboard Works on the Modern Piano

Thursday, November 06, 2014

During Bachstock: 30 Days of Peace and Music, David Dubal will host a month-long exploration of Johann Sebastian Bach’s keyboard works.

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My Daily Bach

Episode 4: Lisa Batiashvili Plays 'Erbarme dich' from St. Matthew Passion

Thursday, November 06, 2014

Every weekday during November, WQXR offered free, daily download of a noteworthy Bach recordings.

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Bachstock

Three NYC Kids Give Bach a Big Thumbs Down. Fairly?

Wednesday, November 05, 2014

Educator's efforts to sell kids on the greatness of classical music may face a tougher hurdle than we realize.

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My Daily Bach

Episode 3: Benjamin Grosvenor Plays the Overture from Fourth Partita

Wednesday, November 05, 2014

Every weekday during November, WQXR offered free, daily download of a noteworthy Bach recordings.

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My Daily Bach

Episode 2: Brandenburg Concerto No. 4, Presto

Tuesday, November 04, 2014

Every weekday during Bachstock, WQXR offered free, daily download of a noteworthy Bach recording.

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The Berlin Philharmonic in Concert

Rattle Conducts Bach's St. Matthew Passion

Tuesday, November 04, 2014

The Berlin Philharmonic's staging of Bach's St. Matthew Passion sold out the Park Avenue Armory last month.

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Live Broadcasts

Watch: Discovering the Cosmology of Bach with Krista Tippett

Tuesday, November 04, 2014

Watch the archive of On Being, in which Princeton computer scientist Bernard Chazelle speaks with host Krista Tippett about Bach’s human and aesthetic virtues.

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My Daily Bach

Free Download: Get Today's Episode

Monday, November 03, 2014

Every weekday during November, WQXR offered daily downloads of noteworthy Bach recording. First up was the "Sleepers Awake" from Bach's Cantata 140.

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Exploring Music

Bach's Not-So-Minor B-Minor Mass

Monday, November 03, 2014

On this edition of Exploring Music, host Bill McGlaughlin examines Bach's B minor Mass, a not-so-minor masterpiece of tremendous proportions.

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Bachstock

An All-Bach Playlist for the Marathon

Saturday, November 01, 2014

We've put together a pepped-up playlist of Bach's most energizing music to help you make it through the New York City Marathon.

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Bachstock

The Bachstock Generator of Puns

Saturday, November 01, 2014

With this month's Bachstock festival, we're not only bringing sexy Bach, but also the Bach Pun Generator, which we'll update each week with your submissions.

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Bachstock

Your Ultimate Guide to Bach Concerts in November

Saturday, November 01, 2014

As we explore the music and career of Bach on-air and online this November, consult our one-stop guide to Bach-related concerts in a neighborhood near you.

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Classics For Kids

Bach's Life

Saturday, November 01, 2014

Johann Sebastian Bach is a household name today, but this wasn’t always so. This week on Classics for Kids, learn more about the life and music of this great musician.

Bachstock

Top Five Bach-Inspired Pop Hits

Friday, October 31, 2014

From the Beatles to numerous one-hit-wonders, Bach's music has inspired many pop artists over the years. Here are the five that received the most notice.

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Bachstock

Bach Organ Marathon: The Complete Program

Thursday, October 30, 2014

On Saturday, November 22, WQXR presents all of J.S. Bach's solo organ works performed in an all-day marathon. Here is the full program.

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