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Jon Jacob talks to artists, writers, and audience members about classical music and the concert-going experience.

Thoroughly Good Classical Music Podcast
Thoroughly Good Classical Music Podcast
Jon Jacob talks to artists, writers, and audience members about classical music and the concert-going experience.
136: Grace Davidson & Christian Forshaw
by Thoroughly Good Podcast
Grace Davidson and Christian Forshaw’s new album Historical Fiction blends Baroque and Renaissance in a contemporary setting. Produced by Forshaw during the pandemic, it develops fragments of melody into a musical framework, creating a soundtrack for a royal occasion. The album is released on 17 September 2021. 
136: Grace Davidson & Christian Forshaw
135: Odaline de la Martinez
134: Violinist Gil Shaham
133: Clarinettist Andreas Ottensamer
132: Paul and Barney Smith from VOCES8 and Live from London
131: Composer Joseph Phibbs on Benjamin Britten's 'Our Hunting Fathers'
130: Composer Lillie Harris
129: Music in Care Homes
128: Violinist Francisco Fullana
127: Saxophonist Jess Gillam

Classical Performance – By WGBH (Active through 2018)

Classical Performance
Classical Performance
<p>The Classical Performance podcast features the very best live classical performances, recorded by WCRB. From local up-and-comers to world-renowned masters, the Classical Performance podcast is your source for classical, on the go.</p> <p>Find episodes and subscribe in <a href="https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/classical-performance-podcast/id147511169?mt=2" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">iTunes</a>.</p>
Schumann and Romance
by Classical Performance

Robert Schumann was born in this month in 1810, so we have Krista River and Judith Gordon performing  Schumann’s great song-cycle, “Frauenliebe und Leben”, “A Woman’s Love and Life”, composed in 1840, the year Schumann married Clara Wieck.  Also on the program, Schumann’s Three Romances for Oboe and Piano, played by oboist Keisuke Wakao with pianist Christoph Eschenbach.

Robert Schumann: Frauenliebe und Leben, Op.42
Krista River, mezzo-soprano; Judith Gordon, piano
Recorded in a live broadcast at WCRB’s Fraser Performance Studio on February 4th, 2008.

Robert Schumann: Three Romances, Op. 94
Keisuke Wakao, oboe; Christoph Eschenbach, piano
Recorded in a live broadcast at WCRB’s Fraser Performance Studio, March 1st, 2012

Schumann and Romance
The Passion of Rachmaninov with pianist Ya-fei Chuang
A Celebration of Maurice Ravel!
It's Mendelssohn's birthday! Let's celebrate!
Happy Birthday Mozart!
A Beethoven Birthday celebration
Mistral plays Vivaldi's ”The Four Seasons”
Tyler Duncan sings ”Songs of Travel” by Vaughan Williams
Alisa Weilerstein plays Chopin with Inon Barnatan
The Boston Early Music Festival – Retrospective

The Concert – Classical Music (Active through 2018)