Host Julie Amacher provides an in-depth exploration of a new classical music release each week.
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- New Classical Tracks: The Hollywood Sound
On his latest release, 'Escape to Paradise: The Hollywood Album', violinist Daniel Hope looks at the development and creation of the so-called Hollywood sound. It's the featured album on New Classical Tracks, and you can enter for a chance to win a copy of the CD.January 21, 2015
- New Classical Tracks: the wondrous beauty of Bach
Pianist Pierre-Laurent Aimard spent seven months exploring Bach's first book of 'The Well-Tempered Clavier'. Along the way, Aimard also discovered that each one of these little masterpieces is now a personal favorite. Hear about Aimard's new album, 'Bach: The Well-Tempered Clavier I'.January 14, 2015
- New Classical Tracks: Anne Akiko Meyers, 'The American Masters'
Three generations of mentorship, friendship and shared ideas coalesce on a new album that is the brainchild of violinist Anne Akiko Meyers, who's been inspired by all three of the American composers featured on this recording: Samuel Barber, John Corigliano and Mason Bates.January 7, 2015
- New Classical Tracks: Barry Douglas, 'Celtic Reflections'
Flutist Eimear McGeown joins pianist Barry Douglas on a new collection of Irish airs titled Celtic Reflections. Hear about it on this week's New Classical Tracks.December 31, 2014
- The Top 10 Most-Coveted New Classical Tracks Albums of 2014
Frequently throughout the year, albums featured on New Classical Tracks are offered as free giveaways, given to lucky winners in a random draw. In this unscientific poll, here are the top 10 most-coveted albums of 2014, based on number of giveaway entrants.December 30, 2014