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    France Radio Orchestra
    Paavo Jarvi
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    Hiram Titus, piano
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Host Julie Amacher provides an in-depth exploration of a new classical music release each week.

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Recent Episodes

  • Mozart: Piano ConcertosNew Classical Tracks: Anne-Marie McDermott & the Calder Quartet
    By presenting these early Mozart piano concertos in a string quartet setting, McDermott and the Calder Quartet offer you a chance to hear Mozart in way he sanctioned, yet is rarely recorded.October 2, 2013
  • Times go by TurnsNew Classical Tracks: Times go by Turns
    Times go by Turns, by New York Polyphony, is a collection of poignant texts that, in one way or another, enable you to hover between two worlds and relish those moments of transition.September 25, 2013
  • A Walking FireNew Classical Tracks: A Walking Fire
    The name of this disc, A Walking Fire, is taken from a poem by 13th-century Sufi poet Rumi, and is a metaphor for love. It also beautifully encompasses the process through which each piece on this recording evolved — a journey of wide-eyed wonder transformed into a passionate creation.September 18, 2013
  • Bach: Sonatas and Partitas, Vol. 1New Classical Tracks: Chris Thile plays Bach
    Mandolin virtuoso Chris Thile ponders the interpretations of Glenn Gould, the writings of Charles Rosen, and much else as he brings out his first Bach album.September 11, 2013
  • Emerson String Quartet 'Journeys'New Classical Tracks: Emerson String Quartet Plus Two
    The new disc from the Emerson String Quartet actually features sextets. It's also their final disc with their longtime cellist David Finckel.September 4, 2013

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