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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

  • veni emmanuel, clare college choir, cambridgeNew Classical Tracks: From Chant to Contemporary
    The Clare College Choir -- made famous by John Rutter -- has a new disc of music for the Advent season. The choir's Veni Emmanuel (Music for Advent) is featured in this week's New Classical Tracks.December 18, 2013
  • Harry Christophers, Handel Haydn Society, albumNew Classical Tracks: Christmas Celebration from Boston
    The country's oldest arts organization celebrates the season with Ives, Billings, and a familiar text, set to two melodies. Harry Christophers and Handel and Haydn Society's 'Joy to the World: An American Christmas' is featured in this week's New Classical Tracks.December 11, 2013
  • musical gifts, joshua bellNew Classical Tracks: Musical Gifts from Joshua Bell and Friends
    For his new holiday album, Joshua Bell invites the whole gang over: Renee Fleming, Alison Kraus, Chick Corea, and the duo Igudesman and Joo, who create a madcap seasonal mashup. It's on this week's New Classical Tracks.December 4, 2013
  • Rachmaninov: Piano Concerto No 3; Prokofiev: PianoNew Classical Tracks: Yuja Wang and Gustavo Dudamel conspire on Russian project
    Chinese pianist Yuja Wang has found perfect partners in Gustavo Dudamel and the Simon Bolivar Symphony Orchestra of Venezuela. The youthful energy and excitement was heightened as they recorded not one, but two Russian masterpieces for piano and orchestra in a live setting, in the same concert.November 27, 2013
  • milos, cancionNew Classical Tracks: Milos and Latin American song
    Guitarist Milos Karadaglic's new album, Canción is a delicious buffet of South American flavors that celebrates the guitar as a classical instrument and as a popular instrument.November 20, 2013

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