Antonio Vivaldi

Gustav Doré's illustration for "Orlando furioso"
Gustav Doré, via Wikimedia Commons

March 11, 2018
9:00 PM

The high-flying virtuosity required for Vivaldi's violin playing is stunning when applied to the human voice! This week, a night of vocal fireworks in Vivaldi's "Orlando furioso." 

Kristof Fischer

On WCRB In Concert with Boston Early Music Festival, the German baroque ensemble performs a playful program showcasing interpretations of the natural world through music.

Lucienne Renaudin Vary
Simon Fowler

On WCRB's CD of the Week, the young French trumpeter explores vocal music from baroque to jazz and musicals, in honor of singers who inspired her to begin her own music career.

Stu Rosner

April 30

Experience the "hit makers of Italy, circa 1700" in an exuberant performance by the Handel and Haydn Society led by violinist Aisslinn Nosky.

A Classical Soundtrack for Earth Day

Apr 22, 2017
John McConnell's Earth Day Flag
Wikimedia Commons / John McConnell

For Earth Day 2017, celebrate one of Mother Nature's most beautiful expressions of the human experience.

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