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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.

Radiant Bach with Emi Ferguson and Ruckus

Jul 8, 2019
Emi Ferguson
Courtesy of the Artist

Baroque flutist and Brookline native Emi Ferguson is known for stretching the boundaries of baroque music, and this 2019 album features her collaborative bandmates Ruckus, with plenty of surprises.

A Baroque Tour of Europe with Lucie Horsch

Jul 1, 2019
Lucie Horsch
Decca & Dana Van Leeuwen

The virtuosic young recorder player Lucie Horsch explores the music of baroque Europe, with the exquisite company of The Academy of Ancient Music.

An Elegant Nod to Casals from Cellist Taeguk Mun

Jun 10, 2019
Taeguk Mun
Warners Classics

Taeguk Mun's debut album, recently recorded in WCRB’s Fraser Performance Studio, is an homage to legendary cellist Pablo Casals.

Ottensamer and Wang, Together on "Blue Hour"

Jun 3, 2019
Andreas Ottensamer and Yuja Wang
Stefan Hoderath / Deutsche Grammophon / Stefan Hoderath / Deutsche Grammophon

Andreas Ottensamer revels in the clarinet’s songful intimacy alongside pianist Yuja Wang in pieces by Brahms and Mendelssohn.

Celebrating the Magic of John Williams

May 27, 2019
John Williams
Stu Rosner

Gustavo Dudamel and the Los Angeles Philharmonic offer a loving tribute to the legendary composer, capturing the heartbreak, suspense, and soaring power of the music of an American genius.