On Now

Listen to the Stream
  • St. Matthew Passion 10:07 Johann Sebastian Bach
    Berlin RIAS Chamber Chorus; Academy for Ancient Music Berlin; Berlin State and Cathedral Choir
    Rene Jacobs
    Werner Gura, tenor
    Johannes Weisser, bass
    Sunhae Im, soprano; Christian Roterberg, soprano
    Bernarda Fink, alto; Marie-Claude Chappuis, alto
    Topi Lehtipuu, tenor; Fabio Trumpy, tenor
    Konstantin Wolff, bass; Arttu Kataja, bass
    Buy Now
  • Violin Sonata: Intermerzzo 10:01 Francis Poulenc
    Augustin Hadelich, violin
    Robert Kulek, piano
    Buy Now
Playlist
Other MPR Radio Streams
Choral Stream
MPR News
Radio Heartland

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

Blog Archive

March 2012
S M T W T F S
        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 29 30 31


Master Archive

Contact Us

Purchase the Music

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

Services

Classical Notes

Classical Notes: March 23, 2012 Archive

Chad Hoopes in Brainerd

Posted at 12:51 PM on March 23, 2012 by ClassicalMPR
Filed under: Artists in Residence

Chad Hoopes' tour around schools in Minnesota continues, and The Brainerd Dispatch has some incredible coverage of his visit to Harrison Elementary School and Forestview Middle School.


More information about Chad and the residency is available at our Artist in Residence page.


That Famous Chord

Posted at 3:08 PM on March 23, 2012 by Rex Levang (1 Comments)

In honor of the arrival of spring, here's a famous chord from Stravinsky's Rite of Spring. This YouTube posting compiles versions by no less than 37 interpreters over the years, from Stravinsky to Dudamel.


Comment on this post