Luigi Boccherini

Grand Canal in Venice
Canaletto / National Gallery London

A huge number of Italian musicians left their country in the 18th century, bringing the exquisite tradition of chamber music with them, and now four acclaimed artists celebrate this exiled music on WCRB’s CD of the Week.

Steven Isserlis
Satoshi Aoyagi

One of the world’s leading cellists pays tribute to the pioneers of the classical cello concerto with humor and grace.