Lara Downes

Lara Downes
Rik Keller

Pianist and composer Clara Schumann’s bicentenary falls on September 13, 2019, and pianist Lara Downes wants to share her awe of Clara’s brilliance.

Rhiannon Giddens
Red Light Management

On WCRB In Concert with the Boston Pops, Rhiannon Giddens curates a program dedicated to African-American composers, including Margaret Bonds, Eubie Blake, Florence Price, and more!

pianist Lara Downes
Shervin Lainez

Watch and listen as one of today's most adventurous pianists celebrates Leonard Bernstein in a live Front Row Boston performance at WCRB.

CD of the Week: Lara Downes: America Again

Nov 7, 2016

In an all-American program, Downes curates an album that explores the various facets of the American Dream.