Classical Music

Méanie Diener -Soprano

Kurt Masur With Mélanie Diener, Vadim Repin And The French National Orchestra In Concert 2009 – Past Daily Mid-Week Concert

Mélanie Diener, Soprano – Vadim Repin, Violin – Kurt Masur And The French National Orchestra – September 24, 2009 – Radio France Musique – It would be so nice: Become a Patron! Over to Paris this week for a concert by the French National Orchestra, conducted by the late Kurt...

Alain Bernaud - Nocturnes for String Orchestra

Music Of Alain Bernaud – ORTF Chamber Orchestra – 1964 – Past Daily Weekend Gramophone

Alain Bernaud- Nocturne For String Orchestra (1961) – ORTF Chamber Orchestra – Gerard Devos, Cond – 1964 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – Become a Patron! Over to Paris this weekend for another broadcast performance – this one the Nocturne for Strings, written in 1961 by Alain Bernaud and performed...

Pablo Mainetti - BBC Philharmonic

Pablo Mainetti, Javier Perianes With Josep Pons And The BBC Philharmonic In Concert – 2011 -Past Daily Mid-Week Concert

BBC Philharmonic – Barbican Theatre, London – Josep Pons, cond – Pablo Mainetti, Bandoneon, Javier Perianes, piano – January 14, 2011 – BBC Radio 3 – If you’ve been thinking about it – now’s a great time to chip in: Become a Patron! Apologies for being a day late this...

Kurt Weil - Down in the Valley

Kurt Weil: Down in The Valley – Original TV Cast – 1950 – Past Daily Weekend Gramophone

Kurt Weil – Down In The Valley – Original NBC-TV Cast – 1950 – RCA-Victor album LM-16 – Become a Patron! A 29 minute dose of 20th century American Folk-Drama as envisioned by a razor-sharp German Expressionist. Kurt Weil, who gained world-wide recognition with Three-Penny Opera produced a very healthy...

Martha Argerich - Live From lugano 2011

Martha Argerich Project – Live From Lugano, 2011 – Past Daily Mid-Week Concert

Martha Argerich Project – with Gautier Capuçon, cello, Gabrielle Balducci, piano, Akané Sakai, piano -Lily, Mischa, Sasha Maisky – Alexander Gurning, piano – Jura Margulis, piano – 2011 Lugano – broadcast live – June 22, 2011 – RSI/Radio France – Patrons get perks – Become a Patron! This is a...

Julius Baker

Julius Baker – Music Of Charles Tomlinson Griffes – 1952 – Past Daily Weekend Gramophone

Charles Tomlinson Griffes – Poem For Flute And Orchestra – Julius Baker, Flute – Chamber Orchestra, conducted by Daniel Saidenberg – Decca (U.S.) – DL-4013. Become a Patron! Music of Charles Tomlinson Griffes this weekend, as performed by the legendary American Flautist Julius Baker, accompanied by Daniel Saidenberg leading an...

Serge Koussevitsky - (Getty Photos)

Talking About And Talking With Serge Koussevitsky – Past Daily Weekend Gallimaufry

Surprises await you: Become a Patron! In the early 1970s, when National Public Radio was getting off the ground, getting its feet wet and finding its way, it was an exciting adventure in the possibilities of what Educational Radio could achieve. The promise, though reached, was never sustained and has...

Sol Gabetta In Concert from Paris - 2012

Sol Gabetta With Marin Alsop And The French National Orchestra In Music Of Barber, Haydn And Shostakovich – 2012 – Past Daily Mid-Week Concert

French National Orchestra – Marin Alsop, guest conductor – Sol Gabetta, cello – October 18, 2012 – Radio France Musique. Become a Patron! Over to Paris this week for a concert by The French National Orchestra, guest conducted by Marin Alsop and featuring the Argentinian cello phenom Sol Gabetta in...

Maurice Delage

Music Of Maurice Delage – Gaston Poulet And The French National Orchestra – 1954 – Past Daily Weekend Gramophone

Music of relatively unknown French composer Maurice Delage this weekend. The presumed broadcast premier of Bateau ivre (1954) after the poem by Arthur Rimbaud. The French National Orchestra is conducted by Gaston Poulet. Become a Patron! Maurice Delage (1879–1961) was a French composer and pianist who showed a profound interest...

Esa-Pekka Salonen - Live in Paris - 2011

Esa-Pekka Salonen With Anu And Piia Komsi And Leila Josefowicz – In Concert 2011 – Past Daily Mid-Week Concert

Become a Patron! Esa-Pekka Salonen leads Orchestre Philharmonique de Radio France – with Anu and Piia Komsi, sopranos and Leila Josefowicz, violin – February 6, 2011 – In concert from Paris. Long considered one of the bright bright lights in 21st Century Classical Music, Esa-Pekka Salonen has been that shot...