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A Tip of the Hat to the Violin Goliaths

With a precious instrument once owned by one of the most legendary violinists of all time, Ray Chen has channeled the flexible charm of the players of the past on his new recording “The Golden Age,” WCRB’s CD of the Week!

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This Week's CD of the Week

Ray Chen
CAMI Music

With a precious instrument once owned by one of the most legendary violinists of all time, Ray Chen has channeled the flexible charm of the players of the past on his new recording “The Golden Age,” WCRB’s CD of the Week!

WCRB brings you performances from Tanglewood every Friday and Saturday at 8pm, and Sundays at 7pm, with host Ron Della Chiesa.
"Voices" is an exploration of all kinds of vocal music, from opera favorites and rarities to major choral works and song cycles. Airs Sundays at 9:30pm.