On Now

Listen to the Stream
  • Pelleas et Melisande 3:19 Jean Sibelius
    English String Orchestra
    William Boughton
    Buy Now
  • Symphony No. 1: Finale 3:10 Lars-Erik Larsson
    Helsingborg Symphony Orchestra
    Andrew Manze
    Buy Now

You can now listen to Classical and Choral Music on your iOS (iPhone, iPod Touch, and iPad) or Android device.

Blog Archive

February 2009
1 2 3 4 5 6 7
8 9 10 11 12 13 14
15 16 17 18 19 20 21
22 23 24 25 26 27 28

Master Archive

Contact Us

Purchase the Music

  • Buy the music you've heard on-air! Your purchase helps support our classical service.


Classical Notes

VocalEssence on the BBC

Posted at 6:01 AM on February 13, 2009 by John Birge

Last month, the VocalEssence Ensemble Singers of Minneapolis recorded a joint concert with the BBC Singers at the BBC studios in London, in front of a VIP, invitation-only audience:


That program will be broadcast on BBC Radio 3's programme The Choir this Sunday, February 15.

Choral music lovers in MN can stream it Sunday afternoon at 1230p Central.
If you're busy and can't hear the live stream, it appears that the BBC keeps these shows on their site for one week after airing.

Classical Minnesota Public Radio and Performance Today will also be broadcasting some of these performances, but not until the BBC has first crack. Watch this space!!