Andris Nelsons conducts the Boston Symhpony Orchestra
Marco Borggreve / BSO

Nelsons is Musical America's Artist of the Year

One of the most prominent awards in the music world has been given to the Music Director of the Boston Symphony Orchestra.

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This Week's CD of the Week

Angela Hewitt
Peter Hundert

On WCRB's CD of the Week, pianist Angela Hewitt, well-known for Bach, turns to one of that composer's most prolific contemporaries, Italian master Domenico Scarlatti.

Podcasts

On the latest episode of The Answered Question, violinist Hilary Hahn describes the unique qualities of Dvorák's Violin Concerto, which she performs with the Boston Symphony Orchestra, as well as the huge range of collaborative projects she's undertaken, and conductor David Stern talks about a new Boston Lyric Opera production of Puccini's Tosca.

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Andris Nelsons conducts the Boston Symhpony Orchestra
Marco Borggreve / BSO

One of the most prominent awards in the music world has been given to the Music Director of the Boston Symphony Orchestra.

This week: instrument x-rays, a huuuuuuge piano, opera tech, and in case you haven't heard it enough, "Despacito" turned classical.

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