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, conductor Bramwell Tovey looks at works by Samuel Barber, Terry Riley, and Edward Elgar - all on his January 2017 Boston Symphony Orchestra program - from the perspective of a composer, and, in a 2014 interview, Murray Perahia describes the magnetic pull of music by Robert Schumann..

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.