Around the World with Bach’s Cello Suites
"Yo-Yo Ma's global tour, showcasing Bach's Cello Suites, aims to unite communities through music. The tour, interrupted by Covid-19, also highlights the cultural expressions of 36 countries."
Alison Balsom Celebrates the Golden Age of the Trumpet
Trumpeter Alison Balsom celebrates the baroque era in her album 'Royal Fireworks', featuring works by Handel, Bach, Telemann, and Purcell. Tune into KUSC for highlights.
A Bach Birthday Celebration…
Celebrate Johann Sebastian Bach's birthday with a quiz! Identify ten of his works, including pieces from the Goldberg Variations, Cantata BWV 147, and more.
The Personalities of Bach’s Keyboard Concertos…
Renowned pianist Simone Dinnerstein returns as Artist-in-Residence with the New Century Chamber Orchestra, leading a concert of Bach Keyboard Concertos. She shares insights on the distinctive personalities of each concerto.
A Brief History of Composers Sneaking Their Names into Their Music
Explore the intriguing world of musical cryptograms, where composers like Bach and Shostakovich cleverly embed their names into their compositions using note sequences.
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6 Pieces By Black Composers Whose Inspirations and Innovations Have Helped Define Our American Sound
Explore the rich history and contributions of Black composers in American music, from pioneers like Florence Price to contemporary artists like Kris Bowers and Jon Batiste.
“Trio”: Three Upcoming NorCal Events We Think You’ll Enjoy Each Week
Explore upcoming events in the Bay Area this week.
NorCal Sunday Night Featuring San Francisco Symphony Broadcast | Sundays at 7PM
Explore Northern California's classical music scene with NorCal Sunday Night. Enjoy live broadcasts from the San Francisco Symphony and other Bay Area groups.
Saturday Morning CarTunes: The Violin
Saturday Morning CarTunes takes a look at the Violin
Classical Californians: Michael Feinstein
Pianist, Singer, Conductor Michael Feinstein is our Classical Californian