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The winding of a river, an old tale made new, and a Zombieland crush. A typical September here on the Instant Replay.
St. Michael stained glass at St. Rochus, Duisdorf-Bonn, Germany
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Emmett G. Price III and Rhiannon Giddens sit onstage together in GBH's Fraser Performance Studio.
GBH Music and Boston Lyric Opera presented MacArthur “Genius Grant” recipient and Grammy Award-winning musician and composer Rhiannon Giddens.
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Boston Baroque's X-tet and the Rasa String Quartet perform at a Celtic Meets Classical event presented by GBH Music.
GBH Music presents a unique musical adventure where Celtic meets classical, on demand!
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El Puerto Rico
On Demand
  • On The Bach Hour, the Principal Flutist of the Berlin Philharmonic is joined by his colleagues for one of Bach’s most virtuosic creations for his instrument.
  • On WCRB In Concert with Boston Lyric Opera, a Pulitzer-prize-winning work by Rhiannon Giddens and Michael Abels, telling the stirring true story of Omar ibn Said, a Muslim man enslaved in America.
  • Available on demand: On WCRB In Concert with the Boston Chamber Music Society, clarinetist Romie de Guise-Langlois is the soloist in Hummel's venerable Clarinet Quartet and Pierre Jalbert's recent meditation on the sacred and the secular, "Street Antiphons," in a program that also includes Brahms's Piano Quartet No. 2.
The Bach Hour
  • On The Bach Hour, the composer's Cantata No. 19, for St. Michael and All Angels, expresses a terrifying, visceral quality of battle, and a hope for protection and safety.