Martin Pearlman
Susan Wilson

Telemann's Elegant "St. Luke Passion" with Boston Baroque

Sunday night at 7, WCRB In Concert with Boston Baroque features Telemann’s St. Luke Passion of 1744. Martin Pearlman leads Boston Baroque in this brilliant example of the artistry of one of the greatest of Bach’s contemporaries.

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This Week's CD of the Week

Jean-Guihen Queyras
Marco Borggreve

Cellist Jean-Guihen Queyras has long brought his honest, communicative playing to works from the 17th to the 21st centuries. In his latest album, he’s turned to the deceptively simple Vivaldi cello sonatas, tapping into their haunting expressivity while keeping the dance alive, and it’s WCRB’s CD of the Week.

WCRB brings you performances from Symphony Hall every Saturday at 8pm, with host Ron Della Chiesa.
In Concert captures the best performances by the world's best performers, from concerts in and around the Boston area. Airs Sundays at 7pm.
"Voices" is an exploration of all kinds of vocal music, from opera favorites and rarities to major choral works and song cycles. Airs Sundays at 9pm.