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CD of the Week

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

Sheku Kanneh-Mason
Lars Borges

Cellist Sheku Kanneh-Mason’s second recording features a collection of touching miniatures in orbit around Elgar's iconic Cello Concerto, and it’s WCRB’s CD of the Week.

Foppe Schut / Andreas Richter
Foppe Schut / Andreas Richter

The Freiburg Baroque Orchestra’s new album focuses on the very beginning of Mozart’s journey as a symphony composer, with liner notes that help you hear the flashes of his impending genius – and it’s WCRB’s CD of the Week.

WCRB's 2019 CD of the Week - of the Year!

Dec 20, 2019
Clockwise, from top left: Isata Kanneh-Mason, Milos, Lang Lang, Emi Ferguson, Jeremy Denk, Isabelle Faust, Lucas Debargue, Yuja Wang/Andreas Ottensamer
Robin Clewly; courtesy of the artist; Gregor Hohenber/Dirk Rudolph; courtesy of the artist; Xiomara Bender; Stefan Hoderath/Deutsche Grammophon

It's time for our annual list of our favorite CD of the Week picks of the past year!

The 5 Browns
IMG Artists

Since their debut recording in 2005, fans of the sibling pianists The 5 Browns have been asking for a Christmas CD – and now, their wish is granted in this collection of brilliant arrangements.

Paul O'Dette

For his newest recording, lutenist Paul O’Dette delves into the music of 16th-century France to unveil the miniature masterpieces of Albert de Rippe, and WCRB has chosen it as our CD of the Week!