Bach podcasts

28 - The Lives of Some Other Bach's, pt. 5 "Anna Magdalena"

In Ep. 28, we take a closer look at the life of Anna Magdalena Wilcke, beloved second wife of Sebastian Bach. Anna...

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30 - The Lives of Some Other Bach's, pt. 7 "John Christian, a Bach in London"

In Ep. 30, we see Johann Christian Bach round out his time in Italy by planning a new trip to London. While in...

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Ep. 31 - The Lives of Some Other Bach's, pt. 8 "Epilogue: Bach's in the Future"

Ep. 31 sees our Bach saga come to and end. We will meet Sebastian Bach's grandson, Wilhelm Friedrich Ernst, the last...

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32 - The Life of Johannes Brahms, "Introduction: A Brahms Rhapsody"

In this introduction to the life of Johannes Brahms we rhapsodize on key themes in the great composer's life, and...

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34 - The Life of Johannes Brahms, pt. 2 "Summer Idylls"

In Ep. 34 we see Johannes Brahms complete his adolescence and become a young adult. Along the way he is tested...

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35 - The Life of Johannes Brahms, pt. 3 "New Germans and New Paths"

Ep. 35 - In April 1853, Johannes Brahms left Hamburg with the Hungarian violinist Eduard Reményi for a short concert...

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37 - The Life of Johannes Brahms, pt. 4 "Waiting in the Wings"

Stay healthy and well! Ep. 37 – In late 1853, having impressed important musicians across Germany, especially...

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38 - Johannes Brahms, pt. 5 "Gordian Knots"

In Ep. 38 we pick up with Johannes Brahms and Clara Schumann in the weeks following Robert Schumann's death in July...

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39 - Rebecca Smithorn and The National Phil's YouTube Series "Composers in Crisis"

I'm pleased to welcome to the show Rebecca Smithorn, cover conductor and lecturer with the National Philharmonic...

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40 - Johannes Brahms, pt. 6 "Warring With the Wizard of Weimar"

In ep. 40 we find Johannes Brahms struggling to recover and learn from the defeat of his D minor Piano Concerto at...

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41 - Johannes Brahms, pt. 7 "Vignettes and Vienna"

In Ep. 41 Johannes Brahms continues his toil, conducing the ladies' choir, playing concerts, and composing; working...

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2: Inside the Royal Albert Hall

In the second episode of the RPO Podcast, we interview Tom King, Head of Show and Facilities at the Royal Albert...

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The Classic FM Podcast 18.11.11 - Wynne Evans, Michael Crawford, Sir John Eliot Gardiner

Anne-Marie Minhall is back to bring you the biggest interviews from the classical music world. This week we speak to...

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Mahler the arranger: May 2011

Gustav Mahler is known today through his music, but in his own time was equally known as a conductor and arranger. In...

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The Classic FM Podcast - 13.7.12 - Valentina Lisitsa, the Aurora Orchestra and Simone Dinnerstein

Anne-Marie Minhall brings you interviews with two pianists who have taken rather unconventional routes to...

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The Classic FM Podcast - 24.2.12 - Noah Stewart, Ludovic Bource, Hall of Fame, Chris Stout

This week Anne-Marie Minhall speaks to rising opera star Noah Stewart, we hear from composer Chris Stout about his...

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The Classic FM Podcast - 16.12.11 - Christopher Warren-Green, John Rutter, Panos Karan

Anne-Marie Minhall is back to bring you more fascinating insights in to the classical music world. This week,...

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Episode #10: the Goldberg Variations, BWV 988

The Goldberg Variations were written for solo keyboard, and is most easily realized on a two-manual harpsichord,...

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Episode 2: Trio Sonata from the Musical Offering, BWV 1079

Show Notes Bach's musical offering is a longer work that includes two keyboard fugues called ricercares. It was...

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Yo-Yo Ma — Music Happens Between the Notes

The great cellist shares his philosophy of living. Turning fear into joy. Performance as hospitality and communal...

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