Chris Voss

Host, Producer

Chris Voss a drive-time host for 99.5 WCRB, weekday afternoons 2pm to 7pm. Chris graduated with a Masters of Music in Opera and Vocal Performance from the University of Georgia Hugh Hodgson School of Music, where he studied with longtime Metropolitan Opera baritone Frederick Burchinal. He joined the WCRB team in April 2015. Chris grew up in Lexington, MA and spent his entire childhood listening to WCRB and WGBH at home. It’s a dream come true to be working for both institutions, bringing great music to people all across the region!

Ways to Connect

Conductor and Founder of the Chicago Sinfonietta Paul Freeman (left), and Mei-Ann Chen, current music director of the Chicago Sinfonietta (right)
Courtesy of the Artists

Through its "Project W," one of the most forward-looking classical music organizations in the country plays works by diverse women composers.

Image of composer Wynton Marsalis, holding his trumpet, smiling
David Clinch

Jazz legend Wynton Marsalis weaves multiple music traditions together and crafts an entirely unique Violin Concerto and Fiddle Dance Suite for classical violinist Nicola Benedetti. 

Black and White Image of Florence Price
University of Arkansas

In 2009 a treasure trove of music was found in an abandoned house in Chicago. Now, for the first time, we can hear some of these works, thanks to two fantastic new EPs from pianist Lara Downes.

Picture of composer John Adams looking at the camera, holding music manuscripts
Margaretta Mitchell

"Common Tones in Simple Time" is featured on a 'minimalist' album brimming with sublime subtlety, which, like so many things in life, is much more than it first appears. 

Image of Jean-Baptiste Corot's 1826 "Bridge at Narni"
Wikimedia Commons

Listen to music that is hewn from trauma, and serves both as a salve for troubled times and a reminder that history is always there to teach us. 

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