The Answered Question

The Answered Question is a weekly podcast that unlocks just the mystery of performing classical music, with the voices of the artists themselves taking you inside the process of making the music.

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On the latest episode of The Answered Question, Boston Symphony Orchestra Associate Conductor Ken-David Masur describes the characteristics of two sets of incidental music for the theater: Beethoven's Egmont and Grieg's Peer Gynt. Also, two members of the Berlin Philharmonic talk about the chamber groups in which they play, including horn player Fergus McWilliam of the Berlin Philharmonic Wind Quintet and Christian Stadelmann of Philharmonia Quartett Berlin.

Billy Joel
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As 2017 dawns, an iconic artist with deep roots in classical music takes you inside the lyrics and music of song with a prophetic vision.