CD of the Week

Every week, WCRB staff select a CD to feature on-air and online. Learn all about each week's CD, including links to purchase each one, here.

Sounds of Nature – and the Nature of Sounds

Feb 26, 2018

Many composers have used the influences of nature to shape their music, and on this week's CD of the Week, local ensemble Musicians of the Old Post Road presents some of their favorite nature-inspired selections.

A Time Capsule from Mozart’s Day

Feb 19, 2018
Daniel Hope
Nicolas Zonvi

Daniel Hope, known for his boundary-stretching albums, turns his attention to Mozart and his contemporaries on this week's CD of the Week.

Ji
Sangwood Lee/CREDIA

On WCRB’s CD of the Week, pianist Ji offers his reflections on one of music’s most enduring spiritual journeys.

Haydn's Symphonies No. 26 and 86

Feb 5, 2018
Harry Christophers and the Handel and Haydn Society
Stu Rosner

On WCRB's CD of the Week, local ensemble Handel and Haydn Society conjures both the stormy and more buoyant sides of one of their namesake composers.

Liza Stepanova: Tones & Colors

Jan 22, 2018
Liza Stepanova
Jamie Jung

The pianist pairs musical works to an assortment of visual art pieces from Medieval to modern, taking the listener on a multisensory adventure.

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