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  • On WCRB In Concert with Boston Baroque, Martin Pearlman conducts the local ensemble and a cast of singers in Vivaldi's exuberant "Gloria" and a cantata by Handel celebrating the patron saint of music, from GBH's Calderwood Studios, on demand.
  • On The Bach Hour, the composer's "Weinen, Klagen, Sorgen, Zagen" charts a course from dark sorrow to resolute peace in a performance by Collegium Vocale of Ghent and their director, Philippe Herreweghe.
  • On WCRB In Concert with Boston Baroque, it's an evening celebrating the musical voice of Handel, in a program centered on the German composer's Water Music and Music for the Royal Fireworks, from GBH's Calderwood Studio, on demand.
  • The English pastoral tradition of Vaughan Williams, Walton, Bax, and others meets Bach's music through the interpretations of pianist Jonathan Plowright, and Ton Koopman leads the Cantata 116 on The Bach Hour.
  • What collection of music by Bach was used both on the spacecraft Voyager’s two “Golden Records” in 1977 and in the kooky comedy movie "Romy and Michele’s High School Reunion?"
  • An artist of uncommon insight interprets - and talks about - one of Bach's most imposing compositions, and Martin Pearlman leads Boston Baroque in Magnificat on The Bach Hour.
  • On WCRB In Concert with Boston Baroque, soprano Amanda Forsythe sings Handel's exuberant Gloria, and Martin Pearlman leads music by Bach and Corelli, from CRB's Fraser Performance Studio.
  • Sunday, April 25, 20217:00 PMOn WCRB In Concert with Boston Baroque, Martin Pearlman conducts Handel's masterful oratorio "Jephtha," telling the biblical…
  • Sunday, March 21, 20217:00 PMOn WCRB In Concert for Bach's birthday, performances from the Handel and Haydn Society, Rockport Music, the Celebrity Series…
  • WCRB takes you to the concert halls of three of Boston's cornerstone music organizations, with weeknight performances from Boston Baroque, the Handel and…