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Chamber Music Society

Baroque Collection

Monday, January 05, 2015

Elliott Forrest co-hosts with David Finckel performances from the Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center. This week features Baroque music.

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New Sounds

New Sound of Early Music

Monday, July 28, 2014

Take a new look at early music on this New Sounds program.  Listen to selections from the Luce Trio, involving Indian Shruti box, saxophone, electric guitar and bass.  Their album is based based on and/or inspired by music of past centuries, both originals and reworkings. Also, there's music from the Irish music production company, Ergodos, based on the German hymn, Ich ruf zu dir, Herr Jesu Christ by J.S. Bach.  Then, listen to Gregorian chant, remixed, by vocal group New York Polyphony, using alto and bass recorders, tin whistle, and violin.  Plus, music by Brian Eno, riffing on Pachelbel's Canon, and more.

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Concerts from The Frick Collection

Tour Baroque Italy with Maurice Steger

Monday, July 14, 2014

Making his New York recital debut, recorder virtuoso Maurice Steger gives a tour of Italy through its Baroque music, from Venice in the north down to Naples in the south.

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The Choral Mix with Kent Tritle

French Baroque Choral Opulence

Sunday, December 08, 2013

This week’s episode presents the choral sounds of the French baroque. We hear some of the best music from the 1600s and early 1700s and the artists who bring it to life for us today.

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Soundcheck

Gig Alert: New Opera NYC

Tuesday, November 19, 2013

The opera pastiche Armida, by New Opera NYC, will be performed at the Manhattan Movement and Arts Center Tuesday. Download "Da tempeste il legno infranto."

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Pipedreams

'The Only Crayfish in My Brook'

Monday, October 14, 2013

On this week's Pipedreams, host Michael Barone makes a centenary salute to Johann Sebastian Bach's favorite and most prolific student, Johann Ludwig Krebs (1713–1780).

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Concerts from The Frick Collection

Seattle Baroque Soloists

Sunday, August 04, 2013

Listen as the Seattle Baroque Soloists give an intimate tour of 17th century Venice and Rome, from Frescobaldi to Zipoli, culminating in two masterworks from Antonio Vivaldi’s Opus 1 sonatas.

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New Sounds

New Sound of Early Music

Wednesday, April 10, 2013

Take a new look at early music on this New Sounds program.  Listen to selections from the Luce Trio, involving Indian Shruti box, saxophone, electric guitar and bass.  Their album is based based on and/or inspired by music of past centuries, both originals and reworkings. Also, there's music from the Irish music production company, Ergodos, based on the German hymn, Ich ruf zu dir, Herr Jesu Christ by J.S. Bach.  Then, listen to Gregorian chant, remixed, by vocal group New York Polyphony, using alto and bass recorders, tin whistle, and violin.  Plus, music by Brian Eno, riffing on Pachelbel's Canon, and more.

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Classics For Kids

Go for Baroque

Saturday, January 12, 2013

What is Baroque music and who wrote it? Find out from Suzanne Bona, host of the national public radio program Sunday Baroque, when she visits Classics for Kids this week.

WQXR Features

An Early Music and Baroque Christmas

Sunday, December 23, 2012

Host David Garland presents an hour of Christmas and wintertime music from medieval, Renaissance and Baroque eras.

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WQXR Features

WQXR Hosts Share their Fall Picks

Monday, September 13, 2010

As WQXR previews the fall season, our hosts-about-town reveal some of what they're looking forward to.

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WQXR Features

Juilliard415

Sunday, May 23, 2010

David Garland welcomes baroque orchestra Juilliard415 to the WQXR Studio and speaks with Music Director Monica Huggett about Juilliard's new Historical Performance program, from which Juilliard415 draws its musicians.

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The New Yorker: Out Loud

Peter Schjeldahl on the emotional power of painting

Monday, March 30, 2009

Peter Schjeldahl on the emotional power of painting.

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