classical music

The Roundtable
11:15 am
Fri July 6, 2012

Tanglewood - Keith Lockhart

Keith Lockhart, conductor of The Boston Pops, speaks with us about this season at Tanglewood, what the history of The Pops means to him, and more.

The Roundtable
10:45 am
Fri July 6, 2012

Tanglewood - Maestro Michael Stern

One of the premiere violinists in the world - Joshua Bell - will return to Tanglewood tomorrow night to perform the world premiere of Edgar Meyer’s Double Concerto for violin, double bass, and orchestra for their opening weekend. TThat performance will be conducted by Kansas City Symphony Music Director, Michael Stern, making his Tanglewood and BSO debut.

The Roundtable
10:10 am
Fri July 6, 2012

Tanglewood - Edgar Meyer

Bassist and composer, Edgar Meyer joins us. Joshua Bell will return to Tanglewood tomorrow night and join Meyer in performing  the world premiere of Meyer’s Double Concerto for violin, double bass, and orchestra.

The Roundtable
9:50 am
Fri July 6, 2012

Tanglewood - Director of the Tanglewood Music Center, Ellen Highstein

Ellen Highstein joins us to talk about the experience young musicians have at the Tanglewood Music Center.

The Roundtable
9:35 am
Fri July 6, 2012

Tanglewood - BSO Artistic Administrator, Tony Fogg

It's always a treat to speak with BSO Artistic Administrator, Tony Fogg about the planning and execution of a Tanglewood season.

The Roundtable
9:18 am
Fri July 6, 2012

Tanglewood - BSO Managing Director, Mark Volpe

It's always fun talking to BSO's Managing Director, Mark Volpe, about the Tanglewood season in store.

The Roundtable
11:49 am
Fri June 15, 2012

Classical Music According to Yehuda #90

In this week’s “Classical Music According to Yehuda,” Alan Chartock and Yehuda Hanani continue their discussion of what makes a great performance, hearing a version of Bach’s Sarabande by Rostropovich before switching to the same piece by Yehuda Hanani himself.

The Roundtable
11:32 am
Fri May 25, 2012

Classical Music According to Yehuda #89

In this week’s Classical Music According to Yehuda, Dr. Alan Chartock and Yehuda Hanani discuss what makes a great performance, hearing Chaliapin’s version of an aria from Don Giovanni alongside a contemporary version.

The Roundtable
11:26 am
Tue May 22, 2012

Empire State Youth Orchestra

Helen Cha-Pyo, celebrating 10 years as Director of The Empire State Youth Orchestra, joins us to preview their June 3rd concert in Ozawa Hall at Tanglewood and their upcoming tour in China and Korea.

The Roundtable
11:47 am
Fri May 18, 2012

Classical Music According to Yehuda #88

In this week’s “Classical Music According to Yehuda”  segment, Dr. Alan Chartock and Yehuda Hanani continue their discussion of the Gypsy influence on classical music, hearing Brahms’ piano quartet in D minor’s final movement.

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